|Robin Hood's Bay, North
The former smuggler's haunt perches dramatically above a sweeping bay.
Robin Hood's Bay Photo Detail
Robin Hoods Bay from Ravenscar
All photos © David Ross and Britain Express
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This Day in British History
19 October, 1216
Death of King John
The unlamented John died at Newark, and was buried at Worcester Cathedral, the only king to lie there