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English Heritage Overseas Visitor Pass

Enjoy unlimited FREE entry to over 100 historic sites including castles, abbeys, Roman ruins and prehistoric monuments. Choose from 9 or 16 consecutive day passes.

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Free entry to National Trust properties throughout England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, plus discounted admission to National Trust for Scotand properties.

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17th Century Orton Hall

17th Century Orton Hall

Orton Hall is a superb Jacobean Mansion built in 1662 standing in 7 acres of its own mature parkland. We have 3 suites, each with its own unique charm. All … more >>


HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This musical conductor is best known for composing 'Rule Britannia'



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This Day in British History

19 November, 1789

Thames-Severn Canal opens

The canal included the Sapperton Tunnel, at the time the longest tunnel in England at just over 2 miles

Monarch Mayhem

This king's most famous mistress was Jane Shore, daughter of a wealthy London merchant



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Flookburgh (Self catering)
Hillrise Cottage, Flookburgh

Hillrise Cottage

This semi-detached cottage is in the village of Flookburgh in the Lake District and sleeps eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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Sawrey (Self catering)
Thirlmere, Sawrey

Thirlmere

This apartment is situated in a courtyard setting in the village of Sawrey near to Hawkshead and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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