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British History Quiz

This Chancellor of England was named Archbishop of Canterbury by Richard II, who then banished him. He returned when Henry IV deposed Richard.



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This Day in British History

20 August, 1912

Death of William Booth

Booth (b. 1829) founded the Salvation Army in 1865 and served as its first General

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch was discovered in captivity by his minstrel



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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 …
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Leigh-on-Sea (Self catering)
Estuary View, Leigh-on-Sea

Estuary View

18 steps down to entrance: Spacious open-plan sitting/dining room and well-equipped kitchen area with a door to decked balcony. Lower ground floor: Utility area. Bathroom/WC (shower over bath). Access to …
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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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