Wast Water landscape

Wast Water landscape

The outline of the three peaks of Lingmell, Scafell Pike, and Great Gable provide the backdrop for the waters of Wast Water. The three peaks were chosen as the symbol of the Lake District National Park.

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British History Quiz

The history of Anglo-Saxon England is told in what contemporary manuscript?



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This Day in British History

19 January, 1442

Duchess of Gloucester convicted of attempting to kill Henry VI by sorcery

The duchess (Eleanor Cobham) is divorced from the duke and imprisoned for life

Monarch Mayhem

She was proclaimed queen on 9 July, 1553



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