|Wales Museums Gazetteer
A guide to museums in Wales, highlighting attractions, history, and visitor information.
Museums in Wales
Name the Historic attraction
British Heritage Awards
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British History Quiz
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
02 August, 1100
William II killed while hunting in the New Forest
His brother Henry seizes the royal treasury and proclaims himself king