A gazetteer of ancient sites
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A short primeron prehistoric monuments
History of Ancient Britain
Nine Ladies Circle - heritage under threat
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This war between England and Spain was ostensibly fought over Spanish mistreatment of an English sailor
The real reason for the war was England's attempts to break Spanish monopoly of South American trade
The central figure was a seaman named Captain Jenkins!
03 May, 1060
Dedication of Waltham Abbey, Essex
The abbey was built on the order of Earl Harold of Wessex, later King Harold
This monarch's nickname was 'Lackland'
He inheirited from his elder brother Richard
He died after eating peaches