sites in Wales
A guide to Wales, highlighting attractions, history, and visitor information.
Prehistoric sites in Wales
Browse this list of prehistoric sites to visit in Wales alphabetically (on this page) or by Region (see a regional map). Unless otherwise noted, most sites are freely accessible, but please be respectful of the rights of landowners.
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British History Quiz
This battle took place on 9 August, 1588 and ended with the failure of the Spanish Armada invasion attempt
Only 86 Spanish ships survived the battle
This was the second battle named for this small French town at the mouth of the Aa river
This Day in British History
13 December, 1577
Francis Drake embarks on round the world voyage
Drake leaves Plymouh harbour aboard the Pelican for a 3 year voyage circumnavigating the globe