Historic Churches in Somerset

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Name the Historic attraction

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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


This Day in British History

24 March, 1603

Death of Elizabeth I

Elizabeth's death at Richmond Palace led to the succession of James VI of Scotland as James I of England

Monarch Mayhem

This king hid in an oak tree after defeat at the Battle of Worcester in 1651


Wedmore (Self catering)
The Barns, Wedmore

The Barns

This first floor, spacious cottage apartment in Wedmore in Somerset can sleep two people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 2

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Winscombe (Self catering)
The Hayloft, Winscombe

The Hayloft

This cottage is located on a non-working farm near to Winscombe in Somerset and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
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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