Stone walls and fields near Boot, Eskdale.
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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 >>
A plot to kill Elizabeth I, gain support for a Spanish invasion, and free Mary, Queen of Scots from captivity
Mary was executed after being implicated in the plot
The plot was led by Anthony Babington!
20 July, 1837
Euston Station opens
Euston is the first railway terminus in London
This weak-willed king was married to Margaret of Anjou
He suffered from fits of mental illness
He was followed to the throne by Edward IV