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English Heritage Overseas Visitor Pass

Enjoy unlimited FREE entry to over 100 historic sites including castles, abbeys, Roman ruins and prehistoric monuments. Choose from 9 or 16 consecutive day passes.

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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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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

In 1400 this Welsh landowner's private dispute with neighbour Reginald de Grey sparked a Welsh rebellion



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This Day in British History

22 February, 1371

David II of Scotland dies in English captivity

David is succeeded by his brother Robert, the first Stewart monarch

Monarch Mayhem

This king established the Order of the Garter



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Penruddock (Self catering)
Stag Cottage, Penruddock

Stag Cottage

This semi-detached cottage is set in the village of Motherby, close to Penrudduck, and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Kirksanton (Self catering)
Raceside Farm, Kirksanton

Raceside Farm

This delightful, detached cottage is in the small hamlet of Kirksanton, on the edge of the Lake District National Park, and can sleep ten people in five bedrooms.
Sleeps 10

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