Lake District Travel Guide - Stone Circles

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17th Century Orton Hall

17th Century Orton Hall

Orton Hall is a superb Jacobean Mansion built in 1662 standing in 7 acres of its own mature parkland. We have 3 suites, each with its own unique charm. All … more >>


HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This Scottish leader defeated the English at the Battle of Bannockburn in 1314



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This Day in British History

23 September, 1326

Queen Isabella and Roger Mortimer land at Orwell, Suffolk

Barons opposed to Isabella's husband, Edward II, join them in revolt. Edward is deposed and murdered.

Monarch Mayhem

How many wives did Henry VIII have?



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Kirkby Thore (Self catering)
Bakers Cottage, Kirkby Thore

Bakers Cottage

This end-terrace cottage is situated in the village of Kirkby Thore near Appleby-in-Westmorland and sleeps three people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 3

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Flookburgh (Self catering)
Outerthwaite Cottage, Flookburgh

Outerthwaite Cottage

This semi-detached cottage near Flookburgh sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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