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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 Christian missionery served as the first Archbishop of Canterbury



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This Day in British History

16 December, 1431

Henry VI crowned King of France

The coronation in Paris is led by Cardinal Beaufort. The expense of this second coronation causes a financial crisis

Monarch Mayhem

Who ordered the tide to retreat?



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Sedbergh (Self catering)
Mini Milestone, Sedbergh

Mini Milestone

This wonderful, mid-terrace cottage in the heart of Sedbergh can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Dalton-in-Furness (Self catering)
Wren's Nest, Dalton-in-Furness

Wren's Nest

This Grade II listed, terraced cottage is in the market town of Dalton-in-Furness and sleeps three people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 3

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