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Castles in Wales
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A 'pocket borough' was also known as what?
These boroughs often had none or only a handful of electors
One example was Dunwich (Suffolk) which sent MPs to Parliament despite the fact that the town had been submerged beneath the sea for centuries
This Day in British History
23 July, 1637
Prayer Book riots at St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh
Worshippers riot when Archbishop Laud's new prayer book is used for the first time