Prehistoric sites in Wiltshire

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

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Enjoy unlimited FREE entry to over 100 historic sites including castles, abbeys, Roman ruins and prehistoric monuments. Choose from 9 or 16 consecutive day passes.

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Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

Lambert Simnel (c. 1475-1535) claimed to be who?


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

Who died after eating a meal of lampreys - against his doctor's orders


Salisbury (Self catering)
The Old Dairy, Salisbury

The Old Dairy

The Old Dairy offers comfortable accomodation retaining much charm and character. There are two Kingsize bedrooms, one which has a zip link bed, both with en suite shower and toilet. …
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Berwick St John (Self catering)
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Easton Farm Swallow Cottage

1 OF 3 PROPERTIES LOCATED WITHIN THIS QUAINT VILLAGE SETTING LOCATED JUST OFF THE MAIN FARM These attractive¬†single storey barn conversions¬†are situated within the heart of the picturesque village …
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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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