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British History Quiz

This wandering priest was leader of the Peasant's Revolt of 1381. He made famous the rhyming couplet, 'When Adam delved and Eve span, who was then the gentleman'



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This Day in British History

14 August, 1040

Macbeth kills King Duncan

Macbeth murders Duncan, King of Scots, and takes the throne. The event was later sensationalised in the play by Shakespeare as a truly dreadful deed, but in truth a lot of rulers were murdered in those turbulent times!

Monarch Mayhem

The eldest son of Queen Victoria, he ruled after her death in 1901



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Colchester (Self catering)
Dutch Cottage, Colchester

Dutch Cottage

This well-presented mid-terrace cottage is in the centre of Colchester in Essex and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
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Thurrock (Self catering)
Rosemary Cottage, Thurrock

Rosemary Cottage

Open plan sitting/dining room with wood burning stove wooden floor and well equipped kitchen area. Double bedroom. Two step up then two steps down to bathroom/WC (shower over bath). Steep …
Sleeps 4

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Brentwood (Hotel)
Marygreen Manor Hotel

Marygreen Manor Hotel

Historic 16th Century Tudor House Hotel retaining many of its original features incorporating every modern facility. Rosetted Restaurant with award winning wine list. Tranquil garden. Four poster suites. Ample parking more >>

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Colchester (Hotel)
Rose and Crown Colchester

Rose and Crown Colchester

The oldest Hotel in England's oldest recorded town. The BEST WESTERN Rose and Crown Hotel originally a 14th century posting house lovingly restored to a modern day hotel. Twelve Superior rooms renovated October 2013 with Eco LED Lighting Superior Soft Furnishings and beverages including mineral water and hot chocolate Contemporary … more >>

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