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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

21 September, 1745

Battle of Prestonpans

Bonnie Prince Charlie's Jacobites rout English dragoons led by General Cope

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch led his army to triumph at the Battle of the Boyne in 1690



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Cowshill (Self catering)
Beckleshele, Cowshill

Beckleshele

Beckleshele is in a remote location 1400? up in the moorland of Weardale within the Durham Dales and the North Pennine Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. A converted lead miners …
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Frosterley (Self catering)
Cromer House Barn, Frosterley

Cromer House Barn

Kitchen with dining area. Wet room/WC. Mezzanine: Sitting room with wood-burning stove and bedroom area with double bed.
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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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