Monasteries in Devon

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In addition to the sites listed below, consider Buckland Abbey, near Tavistock, a former abbey that was modified into a manor house after the Dissolution of the Monasteries and became the home of Sir Francis Drake.


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This fleet was sent by Philip of Spain in an attempt to invade England



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First English performance of Handel's Messiah

During the performance at Covent Garden, George II started the tradition of standing for the 'Hallelujah Chorus'

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This king defeated Henry Hotspur at the Battle of Shrewsbury in 1403



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