Illustrated Dictionary of British Churches

History and Architecture

Hogback Tomb

A form of grave monument used in the north of England and in Scotland during the period of Danish influence - roughly the 8th to 10th centuries. A hogback tomb is a low,  elongated rectangle of stone, with curved sides rising to a ridge that runs the length of the tomb.

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A 'pocket borough' was also known as what?



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Parliament impeaches Archbishop Laud

Laud was charged with Catholic leanings, causing the failed war against the Scots, and tyrannical misuse of power

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This king's two wives were both named Isabella



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