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- Stratford upon Avon Photos
These photos form part of a personal travel guide and photo gallery of Warwickshire, England, listing attractions, accommodation, and heritage highlights.
Stratford upon Avon Photos - carved head
Photo of Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, England.
Carved head on the base of the Shakespeare Memorial
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British History Quiz
This Chancellor of England was named Archbishop of Canterbury by Richard II, who then banished him. He returned when Henry IV deposed Richard.
He served as Richard's chancellor from 1386-1389, and again from 1391-1396
He served as Henry IV's chancellor untilthe Beaufort's briefly ousted him from office in 1410
This Day in British History
22 March, 1322
Earl of Lancaster executed by Edward II
The earl had been largely responsible for killing Edward's favourite, Piers Gaveston.