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Intricate carvings on the tomb of Maurice de Londres (Maurice of London)

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Intricate carvings on the tomb of Maurice de Londres (Maurice of London)

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Bear Crickhowell

Bear Crickhowell
Crickhowell, Powys

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Located in Crickhowell in the beautiful Brecon Beacons, The Bear is famous far and wide for its welcoming atmosphere, historic character and good food. With old world charm and modern amenities, The Bear is an … more >>

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This northern British kingdom was formed the merger of Bernicia and Deira in the 6th century



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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

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He was married to Henrietta Maria of France



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