|Robin Hood's Bay, North
The former smuggler's haunt perches dramatically above a sweeping bay.
Robin Hood's Bay Photo Detail
Colourfully painted cottage doors
All photos © David Ross and Britain Express
Name the Historic attraction
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Sir Francis Drake famously completed his game of what pastime before sailing out to meet the Spanish Armada?
He was playng on Plymouth Hoe
The game involves rolling a ball
This Day in British History
23 January, 1045
Edward the Confessor marries Edith, daughter of Earl Godwin of Wessex
Edith was the sister of Harold, who would be defeated at the Battle of Hastings