Gloucestershire Travel Guide
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Westonbirt Arboretum Photo Detail
Name the Historic attraction
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This war between England and Spain was ostensibly fought over Spanish mistreatment of an English sailor
The real reason for the war was England's attempts to break Spanish monopoly of South American trade
The central figure was a seaman named Captain Jenkins!
This Day in British History
05 April, 1614
Opening of the Addled Parliament
Parliament refused to grant James I any taxes unless he stopped trying to raise funds through impositions