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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

27 May, 1199

John I crowned at Westminster Abbey

John had already been anointed Duke of Normandy after the death of his brother, Richard I

Monarch Mayhem

This king established the Order of the Garter



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Barton-on-Sea (Self catering)
Rowan Cottage, Barton-on-Sea

Rowan Cottage

This well-presented terraced cottage is in the village of Barton on Sea adjoining the town of New Milton in Hampshire and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Brockenhurst (Self catering)
Gorse Cottage, Brockenhurst

Gorse Cottage

It would be hard to find a more perfect location than Gorse Cottage. Our front garden looks out directly on to the New Forest and a secluded back garden overlooks …
Sleeps 10

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Brockenhurst (Hotel)
New Park Manor - A Von Essen Hotel

New Park Manor - A Von Essen Hotel

The New Forest, Britains newest National Park, was created by William the Conqueror in 1079 as a hunting area. In 1666, King Charles II made New Park Manor, in the heart of this ancient forest, his favourite hunting lodge on his return from exile in France, and his royal coat … more >>

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Alresford (Hotel)
The Woolpack Country Inn

The Woolpack Country Inn

The Woolpack Inn in Totford, Hampshire, has re-opened after an extensive refurbishment and the proud new owners of this Grade 1 listed, picturesque pub, Brian and Jarina Ahearn, look forward to welcoming you. The Woolpack Inn is within easy reach of Alresford, Basingstoke, Winchester and Southampton. more >>

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