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Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

This first president of the Royal Academy was the foremost portrait painter of the late 18th century


This Day in British History

21 March, 1282

Dafydd ap Gruffudd launches revolt

Dafydd is reluctantly joined by his brother Llewelyn. The rebellion signalled Edward I's second invasion of north Wales

Monarch Mayhem

This queen was executed after a long imprisonment by order of Elizabeth I


Thurrock (Self catering)
Lavender Cottage, Thurrock

Lavender Cottage

Open plan sitting/dining room with with wood burning stove wooden floor. Well equipped kitchen. Bathroom/WC with roll top bath (shower attachment). Stairs to mezzanine with double bed beams sloping ceilings …
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Waltham Abbey (Self catering)
Oak, Waltham Abbey


Willowside is a family run farm which is situated between Lea Valley regional park and Epping Forest. On the farm are sheep, llamas, horses and fishing lakes. We are ideally …
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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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