Historic towns and villages in Cumbria

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



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This Day in British History

27 July, 1588

Battle of Gravelines

English ships defeat and scatter the Spanish Armada

Monarch Mayhem

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



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Appleby-in-Westmorland (Self catering)
Hayloft Cottage - Appleby, Appleby-in-Westmorland

Hayloft Cottage - Appleby

A lovely one bedroom cottage sleeping up to two guests and is part of a collection of seven cottages sleeping from a choice of two to seven guests or up …
Sleeps 2

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Coniston (Self catering)
Underwood, Coniston

Underwood

This wonderful, single-storey cottage is situated half a mile from Coniston Water, near Coniston and sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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