The eastern end of Ireby Old chapel shows some intriguing Viking or early medieval carvings on the stone.
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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
17 January, 1775
Sheridan's The Rivals first peformed
Perhaps the best known work by the most famous playwright of his age was performed at Covent Garden
She was proclaimed queen on 9 July, 1553
She ruled for only 9 days
She was executed at the Tower of London