Birks Bridge across the River Duddon marks the northern edge of a recreation area in this secluded valley.
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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 >>
The 'rough wooing' described what action by Henry VIII?
The date was 1544-5
It followed the failure of attempts to marry Henry's son Edward to Mary, Queen of Scots
24 October, 1537
Death of Queen Jane Seymour
Jane's death came just 12 days after she gave birth to the future Edward VI
This weak-willed king was married to Margaret of Anjou
He suffered from fits of mental illness
He was followed to the throne by Edward IV
This stone-built, detached cottage is situated four miles from the village Newby Bridge in the Lake District National Park and sleeps two people.
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This lodge on White Cross Bay holiday park sleeps five people in three bedrooms.