Lake District Travel Guide - Stone Circles

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(and other bits and dabs of prehistoric sites, too!)

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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 >>


Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This Roman road ran from London to Lincoln, and was built immediately after the Roman invasion of 43AD


This Day in British History

25 October, 1154

Death of King Stephen

Stephen is succeeded by Henry Plantagenet, son of Empress Matilda (Queen Maud)

Monarch Mayhem

This queen escaped from Oxford Castle by walking through enemy lines in the middle of the night


National Trust

National Trust membership

National Trust membership

Free entry to National Trust properties throughout England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, plus discounted admission to National Trust for Scotand properties.

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Allithwaite (Self catering)
Fernleigh Cottage, Allithwaite

Fernleigh Cottage

This end-terrace cottage on the outskirts of the village of Allithwaite sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Nateby (Self catering)
Old Cottage, Nateby

Old Cottage

This two bedroom property in the pretty village of Nateby is able to sleep up to four people.
Sleeps 4

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