A guide to North Wales and the Border region, highlighting attractions, history, and visitor information.
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This king of Wessex followed his father, Alfred the Great, to the throne
He subdued all the Danish lands south of the River Humber
He ruled much of Wales
This Day in British History
05 December, 1766
Christie's auctioneers hold first sale
The date is open to some debate, but according to Christies themselves, James Christie conducted his first sale in 1766.