|Robin Hood's Bay, North
The former smuggler's haunt perches dramatically above a sweeping bay.
Name the Historic attraction
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British History Quiz
The history of Anglo-Saxon England is told in what contemporary manuscript?
It originated in the regn of Alfred the Great, who may have ordered it to be compiled
It lasted in several forms until 1154
This Day in British History
25 July, 1554
Queen Mary marries Philip of Spain
Mary's alliance roused fierce opposition within England. It would last only 5 years before Mary died, leaving the throne to her Protestant sister, Elizabeth I