East Midlands - Heritage Travel Guide

Historic Derbyshire, Leicestershire & Rutland, Lincolnshire, and Nottinghamshire

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Find historic places to visit and stay in the East Midlands. Explore Robin Hood Country and the remains of Sherwood Forest, and the delights of Rutland, England's smallest county and proud of it! From the historic cities of Nottingham with its miles of underground caverns, to Lincoln with its magnificent castle and cathedral, history is never far away.

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Robin Hood statue, Nottingham Castle

Robin Hood - the story of the fabled outlaw of Sherwood Forest.

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Editor's picks - Top 5 reasons to visit the East Midlands
1. The red-brick tower of Tattershall Castle
2. The Lace Centre in Nottingham
3. The Lincolnshire Wolds
4. Sherwood Forest Country Park - even with the tourists
5. The round towers of Belvoir Castle


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Moggerhanger Park Loughborough

Moggerhanger Park
Bedford, Bedfordshire

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Located on the A603 2 miles from the A1 at Sandy and just 4 miles from the A421 Bedford Bypass Moggerhanger Park B&B is a beautiful Grade 1 listed house situated in the heart of Bedfordshire countryside. For the leisure or business traveller we offer stunning guest accommodation with a … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

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British History Quiz

This British Bible was published in 1611 following the Hampton Court Conference of 1604



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This Day in British History

20 October, 1714

George I crowned king

George, who spoke no English, had only entered the country for the first time a month earlier

Monarch Mayhem

This king imprisoned his mother Isabella at Castle Rising



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Downderry (Self catering)
Cottage: HCGGATE, Downderry

Greengates

SUPERB DORMER BUNGALOW STUNNING CLIFF TOP POSITION WITH RARE PRIVATE ACCESS TO THE BEACH This luxury detached house is believed to be one of approximately 30 between Plymouth and Mevagissey with …
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Grampound Road (Self catering)
Cottage: HCHEWOL, Grampound Road

Hewas Old Carthouse

SET WITHIN 140 ACRES WITH CATTLE AND HORSES This detached single-storey barn has far-reaching views over open countryside and is perfect for those requiring the peace and tranquillity of this …
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