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British History Quiz

This monastery on the banks of the River Tyne was the home of scholar and author The Venerable Bede



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This Day in British History

23 February, 1421

Catherine of France crowned Queen of England

Catherine's husband, Henry V, would die a year later

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch took the throne in 1952 after the death of George VI



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Dunster (Self catering)
Eden Lodge, Dunster

Eden Lodge

Eden Lodge at North Wheddon Farm is a self contained apartment within the eaves of the oldest part of the farmhouse. Eden Lodge sleeps three guests and is a snug …
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Taunton (Self catering)
Cottage: HCTAWNI, Taunton

FCH6136

 A COUPLES RETREAT, PERFECT BASE TO EXPLORE THE WHOLE OF SOMERSET

This private, detached property sits in the heart of Somerset within walking distance to the famous Somerset Levels. It has …
Sleeps 4

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Castle Cary (Hotel)
The George Hotel

The George Hotel

It has managed to preserve many historic features of the town, such as the round house, horsepond and many other local buildings, dating back to the 16th century. The hotel is owned and managed by Daniel Patrick along with family and staff. Our aim is to provide our guests with … more >>

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Glastonbury (Hotel)
The George and Pilgrim

The George and Pilgrim

Built in the 1400s The George and Pilgrim is the oldest purpose-built pub in the South West of England. Situated in the heart of Glastonbury it is steeped in history and old folk law. The building has a paneled stone frontage mullion windows and old oak beams. All 14 … more >>

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