Daily life in Victorian England
Victorian Britain - from 'A History of the British Nation' (1912) - includes a history of the Empire and colonies, India, Australia, South Africa, North America, and overseas wars
Discounted Historic Hotels
Name the Historic attraction
British Heritage Awards
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This Scottish lord of Badenoch was murdered by Robert the Bruce in 1306
He father was nicknamed 'The Black'
His nickname was 'The Red'
This Day in British History
23 December, 1732
Richard Arkwright born
Inventor of water frame and carding engine (date sometimes given as 3 January - in New Style calendar)