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Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

This leader of the Liberal party served as Prime Minister from 1908-1916


This Day in British History

18 March, 978

Murder of King Edward

The young King Edward, who had only been on the throne for 3 years, was murdered at Corfe Castle, Dorset, probably with the connivance of his step-mother. Edward, later canonized, was succeeded by his half-brother Ethelred, known to history by the unfortunate soubriquet, Ethelred the Unready

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch took the throne when his brother Edward abdicated


Bridgwater (Self catering)
Dragonfly Cottage, Bridgwater

Dragonfly Cottage

Spacious sitting room with patio doors to terrace and grounds. Well-equipped kitchen with dining area. Cloakroom/WC. First floor: Two double bedrooms one with 5’ bed and en suite bathroom/WC (shower …
Sleeps 6

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Kilve (Self catering)
Cottage: HCTHECR, Kilve

The Creamery

LOVELY FORMER CREAMERY IN ONE OF SOMERSET'S MOST PICTURESQUE AREAS The Creamery is a charming semi-detached converted barn situated within the grounds of The Old Rectory. It makes a …
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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