Prehistoric Sites in Derbyshire




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The Plough Inn

The Plough Inn

You will receive a warm welcome from your hosts Bob and Cynthia Emery. Our privately owned 16th century Inn situated in 9 acres of its own land set in idyllic surroundings on the banks of the River Derwent. Our tastefully decorated and intimate restaurant offers the ideal environment in which … more >>


HISTORY CORNER

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British History Quiz

This cartoon character humourously reprsented the essence of an Englishman



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This Day in British History

20 November, 869

Death of St Edmund

A Danish force under Ivar defeated and killed Edmund, king of the East Angles, at Hoxne, Suffolk. Edmund was later sanctified as St Edmund. His death is a frequent theme in medieval wall paintings, where he is represented tied to a stake, while Danish archers shoot at him.

Monarch Mayhem

Daughter of James V of Scotland and Mary of Guise



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National Trust

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Matlock (Self catering)
Matlock Green, Matlock

Matlock Green

This detached bungalow is located in the town of Matlock and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Midhopestones (Self catering)
Stoneycroft Barn, Midhopestones

Stoneycroft Barn

This detached stone built cottage is set on the outskirts of the small village of Midhopestones sleeping eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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