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British History Quiz

The Houses of Parliament are more properly called ...



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This Day in British History

21 June, 1377

Death of Edward III

Edward is succeeded by his grandson, Richard, son of the Black Prince

Monarch Mayhem

This king was nicknamed 'Longshanks' for his height



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Clacton-on-Sea (Self catering)
Little Haven, Clacton-on-Sea

Little Haven

This single-storey cottage in Holland-on-Sea near Clacton-on-Sea sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Thurrock (Self catering)
Lavender Cottage, Thurrock

Lavender Cottage

Open plan sitting/dining room with with wood burning stove wooden floor. Well equipped kitchen. Bathroom/WC with roll top bath (shower attachment). Stairs to mezzanine with double bed beams sloping ceilings …
Sleeps 2

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Colchester (Hotel)
Red Lion Hotel

Red Lion Hotel

The Red Lion Hotel is an historical Grade 1 listed building (1465) located in the town centre of historic Colchester. The hotel is one of the oldest inns in East Anglia and has been described as a fine example of Tudor England.The hotel is located in the town centre and … more >>

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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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