Prehistoric Sites in Derbyshire




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The Plough Inn

The Plough Inn

You will receive a warm welcome from your hosts Bob and Cynthia Emery. Our privately owned 16th century Inn situated in 9 acres of its own land set in idyllic surroundings on the banks of the River Derwent. Our tastefully decorated and intimate restaurant offers the ideal environment in which … more >>


HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This naturalist sailed with Captain Cook 1768-71) and his collections are preserved in the british Museum



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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

This queen escaped from Oxford Castle by walking through enemy lines in the middle of the night



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Hartington (Self catering)
Swallows Return, Hartington

Swallows Return

Overlooking the Dove Valley amongst hills and dales with miles of rolling countryside and picture postcard views. Cruck cottage a ?hideaway? 'with no neighbour?s only sheep' In walled grounds …
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Bakewell (Self catering)
Bakewell's Little Secret, Bakewell

Bakewell's Little Secret

This second floor apartment is in the village of Bakewell near Matlock in the Peak District and sleeps two people in one bedroom.
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