Prehistoric sites in Wiltshire

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From Stone crcles to long barrows, Wiltshire is a treasure trove for those who enjoy exploring England's past.











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British History Quiz

She was Queen Consort of Scotland (1589-1619) and England (1601-1619)



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This Day in British History

20 November, 869

Death of St Edmund

A Danish force under Ivar defeated and killed Edmund, king of the East Angles, at Hoxne, Suffolk. Edmund was later sanctified as St Edmund. His death is a frequent theme in medieval wall paintings, where he is represented tied to a stake, while Danish archers shoot at him.

Monarch Mayhem

Before this king came of age, England was ruled by a regency under his uncle, John of Gaunt



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Berwick St James (Self catering)
Rose Cottage, Berwick St James

Rose Cottage

This detached cottage in the village of Berwick St James sleeps six people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Bowerhill (Self catering)
Stables Cottage, Bowerhill

Stables Cottage

This charming, detached barn conversion sits in a peaceful position on the owners' working arable farm, and sleeps five people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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Amesbury (Hotel)
George Hotel

George Hotel

The George Hotel is located in the small attractive town of Amesbury only 9 miles north of Salisbury and just 5 minutes drive away from the UNESCO site of Stonehenge. This 13th Century hotel is steeped in history retaining many of its original features while still providing guests with … more >>

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Salisbury (Hotel)
The Old Mill

The Old Mill

The Old Mill Hotel is a 15th century building with features dating back to 1250. From its early ecclesiastical beginnings it was transformed in the 16th century to a paper mill. The hotel is in the most tranquil location while the shopping and tourist district of Salisbury City centre is … more >>

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