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England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland.
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British Heritage Awards
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British History Quiz
A plot to kill Elizabeth I, gain support for a Spanish invasion, and free Mary, Queen of Scots from captivity
Mary was executed after being implicated in the plot
The plot was led by Anthony Babington!
This Day in British History
02 September, 1666
Great Fire of London begins
The fire breaks out in Pudding Lane, burns for 4 days, and results in over 13,300 buildings destroyed.