|Robin Hood's Bay, North
The former smuggler's haunt perches dramatically above a sweeping bay.
Name the Historic attraction
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Elizabeth Talbot (1518-1608), Countess of Shrewsbury, was popularly known as ...
She and her fourth husband, the 6th Earl of Shrewsbury, acted as custodians to Mary, Queen of Scots
She built a fabulous new house at Hardwick Hall, Derbyshire
This Day in British History
26 February, 1564
Birth of Christopher Marlowe
Marlowe (d. 1594) was the most celebrated dramatist of his day - more highly regarded at the time than William Shakespeare