A guide to the history of Wales, part of the Wales Travel Guide.
History of Wales
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This naturalist sailed with Captain Cook 1768-71) and his collections are preserved in the british Museum
He popularized the settlement of New South Wales
He was president of the Royal Society from 1778-1820
This Day in British History
22 May, 1455
1st Battle of St Albans
Yorkists defeat a royal army and capture Henry VI. The Duke of York becomes Constable of England.