Not your usual Lake District sight - a peculiar creature adorns the small museum and visitor centre at Seatoller.
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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 >>
This soldier and war hero founded the Boy Scouts and Girl Guides
He made his name at the siege of Mafeking (1899-1900)
He popularized his ideas in the 1908 book 'Scouting for Boys'
15 December, 1711
Occassional Conformity Act
Dissenters are prohibited from holding military or civil office
This king's madness led to a Regency headed by his son, George (and to a popular modern film!)
His father was George II
He was followed to the throne by George IV