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British History Quiz

This essayist and poet is best known for his 'Dictionery of the English Language', published in 1755



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This Day in British History

20 November, 869

Death of St Edmund

A Danish force under Ivar defeated and killed Edmund, king of the East Angles, at Hoxne, Suffolk. Edmund was later sanctified as St Edmund. His death is a frequent theme in medieval wall paintings, where he is represented tied to a stake, while Danish archers shoot at him.

Monarch Mayhem

This Danish king was followed by Edward the Confessor



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Isleham (Self catering)
Riverside Lodge, Isleham

Riverside Lodge

Decorated in a clean, modern style, this lovely lodge is able to sleep four people in one ground floor double room and one first floor twin room with a balcony …
Sleeps 4

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Ely (Self catering)
Swan, Ely

Swan

Comfortably furnished open plan sitting room with kitchen and dining areas and French doors to covered courtyard. Pretty double bedroom with iron bedsteads. Bathroom/WC (shower over bath). First floor: Attractive …
Sleeps 4

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St Ives (Hotel)
The Old Ferry Boat

The Old Ferry Boat

The Old Ferry Boat is the oldest inn in England, and its foundations have been dated back to 560AD. The inn overlooks the river Great Ouse, which winds it way around the tiny hamlet of Holywell, Nr St.Ives, Cambridgeshire. In the summer you can relax in our extensive gardens with … more >>

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Wisbech (Hotel)
The Rose & Crown Hotel

The Rose & Crown Hotel

Conveniently located within the hustle and bustle of the thriving town of Wisbech The Rose and Crown Hotel re-opened under new management and after extensive refurbishment in June 2012. The hotel proudly takes centre stage as the jewel in the crown of Market Square and has close links to … more >>

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