In the third of the four carvings, the bear appears to be fighting the creature that attacked it.
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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 >>
This wandering priest was leader of the Peasant's Revolt of 1381. He made famous the rhyming couplet, 'When Adam delved and Eve span, who was then the gentleman'
He was freed from prison by Wat Tyler and his men
He was hanged after the failure of the revolt
22 July, 1298
Battle of Falkirk
Edward I defeates Scots under William Wallace. Wallace forced to flee Scotland
Her implication in the Catholic Babington Plot led to her execution
She was the daughter of James V of Scotland and Mary of Guise
Her second husband, Lord Darnley, was murdered, possibly with her knowledge
The School House
This detached character property in Dacre near Ullswater sleeps two people in one bedroom.
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