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Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This battle took place on 14 April 1471 between Yorkists under the future Edward IV and Lancastrians under Warwick 'The Kingmaker'


This Day in British History

18 March, 978

Murder of King Edward

The young King Edward, who had only been on the throne for 3 years, was murdered at Corfe Castle, Dorset, probably with the connivance of his step-mother. Edward, later canonized, was succeeded by his half-brother Ethelred, known to history by the unfortunate soubriquet, Ethelred the Unready

Monarch Mayhem

One of this king's numerous mistresses was Nell Gwynn, a flower seller at Covent Garden


Chester (Self catering)
St Mary's Hill Cottage, Chester

St Mary's Hill Cottage

This mid-terrace townhouse is situated in the centre of Chester and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Nantwich (Self catering)
4 Aldelyme Court, Nantwich

4 Aldelyme Court

This mid-terrace cottage is in the village of Audlem near to Whitchurch and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Crewe (Hotel)
Crewe Hall - A QHotel

Crewe Hall - A QHotel

Contrasting the best mix of old and new styles, Crewe Hall is a Grade 1 stately home with a sympathetic modern addition offering stylish comfort. Enjoy a break in the … more >>

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Nantwich (Hotel)
Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa

Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa

Rookery Hall is set in 38 acres of beautiful Cheshire countryside, and yet conveniently located close to the M6, Crewe, Manchester and Liverpool. The Hall was built in 1816 and … more >>

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