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Westonbirt Arboretum Photo Detail
Image © David Ross and Britain Express
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This cartoon character humourously reprsented the essence of an Englishman
The character was invented by John Arbuthnot, a political pamphleteer
He first appeared in the History of John Bull, in 1712
This Day in British History
06 June, 1839
The riots, in south and mid Wales, were a protest against high taxation and tolls. A major target of protesters (usually men dressed as women) were toll gates.