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British History Quiz

This British Bible was published in 1611 following the Hampton Court Conference of 1604



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This Day in British History

20 June, 1756

Black Hole of Calcutta

Siraj-ud-Daula takes Calcutta and throws British captives into a small dungeon. 120 of the captives die.

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch was Elector of Hanover when he became king of England in 1714



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Low Hauxley (Self catering)
Sandy Knowes, Low Hauxley

Sandy Knowes

This semi-detached cottage is situated in the coastal hamlet of Low Hauxley near Amble, and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Acklington (Self catering)
Shunting Cottage, Acklington

Shunting Cottage

Shunting Cottage is an unusual stone-built ground floor former station house, one mile from Acklington and four miles from the village of Warkworth.
Sleeps 3

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Haydon Bridge (Hotel)
Langley Castle Hotel

Langley Castle Hotel

Genuine 14th castle set in a 12-acre woodland estate with brush-mown lawns restored to a magnificent and comfortable hotel. Langley is perfect for discovering the delights of Hadrians Wall and other local attractions. The exclusive nature of the castle makes Langley the perfect destination to be pampered in unique surroundings. … more >>

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Heddon-on-the-Wall (Hotel)
Close House Hotel

Close House Hotel

Close House Hotel offers everything that you would expect from a venue, 19 luxurious appointed bedrooms with ultra modern bathrooms, our award winning Bewickes Restaurant offering lunch and dinner, excellent meeting and private dining rooms for up to 100 guests and an challenging 18 hole golf course with Clubhouse. Why … more >>

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