Essex Heritage Guide - Historic Churches

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British History Quiz

Two of William the Conqueror's sons became kings of England. Who was the third son?



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This Day in British History

22 October, 1877

Blantyre mining disaster

The worst mining accident in Scottish history hit the Blantyre Colliery, killing 207 miners. The company evicted the surviving families from their cottages 6 months later.

Monarch Mayhem

This king's frst wife was earlier married to his brother, Arthur



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Castle Hedingham (Self catering)
Vine Cottage, Castle Hedingham

Vine Cottage

This one bedroomed cottage is located in the north Essex village of Castle Hedingham
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Thurrock (Self catering)
Saffron Cottage, Thurrock

Saffron Cottage

Open plan sitting/dining room with wood burning stove wooden floor and well equipped kitchen area. Two steps down to double bedroom. Bathroom/WC with separate shower cubicle. Stairs to mezzanine twin …
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Colchester (Hotel)
Red Lion Hotel

Red Lion Hotel

The Red Lion Hotel is an historical Grade 1 listed building (1465) located in the town centre of historic Colchester. The hotel is one of the oldest inns in East Anglia and has been described as a fine example of Tudor England.The hotel is located in the town centre and … more >>

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Brentwood (Hotel)
Marygreen Manor Hotel

Marygreen Manor Hotel

Historic 16th Century Tudor House Hotel retaining many of its original features incorporating every modern facility. Rosetted Restaurant with award winning wine list. Tranquil garden. Four poster suites. Ample parking more >>

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