Roman Britain map
Showing the major legionary forts, provinces, and towns of Roman Britain.
Map of Roman Britain
BY DAVID ROSS, EDITOR
Discounted Historic Hotels
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British History Quiz
This financial institution was formed in 1694 to finance William III's French wars
It did not open its first branch until 1826
Its notes were official made legal tender in 1833
This Day in British History
30 September, 1399
Henry IV declares himself king of England
Henry takes the throne after deposing Richard II. The actual coronation takes place on 13 October, and Richard is killed, probably by Henry's order, the next year.