Medieval Monasteries in County Durham



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British History Quiz

This diarist's shorthand writings were first deciphered in 1819, over a century after his death



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This Day in British History

16 July, 1377

Richard II crowned

Richard was the son of Edward, the Black Prince, and succeeded his grandfather, Edward III

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This king came to the throne aged only 9



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Durham (Self catering)
The Old Powerhouse, Durham

The Old Powerhouse

This cosy detached cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms, in the hamlet of Plawsworth, six miles from Durham.
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Lanchester (Self catering)
The Granary, Lanchester

The Granary

This stone built, semi detached cottage, adjoining the owner's home is situated three miles from the village of Lanchester and eleven miles from the city of Durham, sleeping five people …
Sleeps 5

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Darlington (Historic Hotel)
The Blackwell Grange Hotel

The Blackwell Grange Hotel

Unwind in the elegance of this beautiful 17th century mansion set in 15 acres of its own wooded parklands. Walking distance from the centre of Darlington and yet only a short drive from breathtaking Yorkshire Dales scenery, this hotel is fabulous for both business and leisure.Minutes from the A1, and … more >>

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Walworth (Historic Hotel)
Walworth Castle Hotel

Walworth Castle Hotel

Ever dreamed of being a King of a Castle? Well now you can at 12th century Walworth Castle Hotel! Try our Fit for a King Suites featuring Castle Towers and Jacuzzi baths, and enjoy award winning cuisine in Hansards restaurant. Sample the local cask Ale. Try our famous Carvery served … more >>

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