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British History Quiz

This Scottish lord was chosen by Edward I of England as the new king of Scotland in 1292



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This Day in British History

21 April, 1509

Death of Henry VII

Henry's death at Richmond Palace allowed the Prince of Wales to take the throne as Henry VIII

Monarch Mayhem

This king was the son of Stephen, Count of Blois and Chartres



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Stanhope (Self catering)
Queen Anne Suite, Stanhope

Queen Anne Suite

This luxury apartment in the Weardale village of Stanhope, County Durham, can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Castleside (Self catering)
Allensford Cottage, Castleside

Allensford Cottage

This is a lovely ground floor cottage set just a mile outside of the village of Castleside and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Darlington (Historic Hotel)
The Blackwell Grange Hotel

The Blackwell Grange Hotel

Unwind in the elegance of this beautiful 17th century mansion set in 15 acres of its own wooded parklands. Walking distance from the centre of Darlington and yet only a short drive from breathtaking Yorkshire Dales scenery, this hotel is fabulous for both business and leisure.Minutes from the A1, and … more >>

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Walworth (Historic Hotel)
Walworth Castle Hotel

Walworth Castle Hotel

Ever dreamed of being a King of a Castle? Well now you can at 12th century Walworth Castle Hotel! Try our Fit for a King Suites featuring Castle Towers and Jacuzzi baths, and enjoy award winning cuisine in Hansards restaurant. Sample the local cask Ale. Try our famous Carvery served … more >>

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