A guide to the history of Wales, part of the Wales Travel Guide.
History of Wales
Discounted Historic Hotels
Name the Historic attraction
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This profligate poet and preacher rose to become dean of St Paul's Cathedral
His poetry ranged from love poems to metaphysical themes
One of his famous poems is 'No man is an island'
This Day in British History
25 October, 1154
Death of King Stephen
Stephen is succeeded by Henry Plantagenet, son of Empress Matilda (Queen Maud)