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British History Quiz
A 'pocket borough' was also known as what?
These boroughs often had none or only a handful of electors
One example was Dunwich (Suffolk) which sent MPs to Parliament despite the fact that the town had been submerged beneath the sea for centuries
This Day in British History
22 September, 1761
George III crowned with Queen Charlotte
The couple had only married 2 weeks previously at St James's Palace