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Britain Express Canvas Prints

Stunning UK prints for sale by award-winning photographer David Ross, editor of Britain Express, the UK Travel and Heritage Guide.


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HISTORY CORNER
Name the mystery historic attraction
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This dashing courtier was a favourite of Elizabeth I, but she eventually had him executed after he rose in rebellion



19 June, 1312

Execution of Piers Gaveston

Edward II's favourite aroused such enmity among Edward's chief barons that he was seized and executed by the Earl of Lancaster, after a summary mock trial

Defeated Robert, Duke of Normandy, at the Battle of Avranches




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