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British History Quiz

This diarist's shorthand writings were first deciphered in 1819, over a century after his death


This Day in British History

22 October, 1877

Blantyre mining disaster

The worst mining accident in Scottish history hit the Blantyre Colliery, killing 207 miners. The company evicted the surviving families from their cottages 6 months later.

Monarch Mayhem

This king was captured at the Battle of Lincoln on 2 February, 1141


Hungerford (Self catering)
9 Leverton Cottages, Hungerford

9 Leverton Cottages

This beautiful thatched cottage is grade II listed and has recently been renovated. The cottage is set amongst fields on a private lane that leads to the the River Kennet. …
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Hurley (Hotel)
Bird in Hand Country Inn

Bird in Hand Country Inn

The Bird In Hand is a delightful Country Inn with a history that spans 600 years. When you step through our doors you catch a glimpse of the past... and walk in the footsteps of King George III. Located in Berkshire, just outside London, it affords easy access to the … more >>

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Windsor (Hotel)
Sir Christopher Wren's House Hotel

Sir Christopher Wren's House Hotel

An elegant Grade II listed town-house hotel overlooking the River Thames and in walking distance of Windsor town centre. Sheltering beneath the walls of Windsor Castle, Sir Christopher Wren's House Hotel enjoys a setting of remarkable beauty on the corner of Eton Bridge. A warm greeting awaits guests to the … more >>

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