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British History Quiz

This ransom was first paid during the reign of Aethelred the Unready to prevent Danish attack



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This Day in British History

20 November, 869

Death of St Edmund

A Danish force under Ivar defeated and killed Edmund, king of the East Angles, at Hoxne, Suffolk. Edmund was later sanctified as St Edmund. His death is a frequent theme in medieval wall paintings, where he is represented tied to a stake, while Danish archers shoot at him.

Monarch Mayhem

This king was married to Berengaria of Navarre after a 20 year engagement to Alice of France



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Bishops Castle (Self catering)
The Schoolhouse Brewhouse, Bishops Castle

The Schoolhouse Brewhouse

Schoolhouse Brewhouse is a delightful upper ground floor cottage apartment, just five minutes' walk from Bishop's Castle. This cottage sleeps four and has two bedrooms, plus a pretty garden, hot …
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Burlton (Self catering)
The Gables Coach House, Burlton

The Gables Coach House

This beautifully-converted, detached coach house, in the popular village of Burlton, is on the edge of a courtyard next to the ownerÂ’s property and can sleep six people in two …
Sleeps 6

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Shrewsbury (Hotel)
Rowton Castle Hotel

Rowton Castle Hotel

Rowton Castle is a beautiful 17th century grade 2 listed building set in 17 acres of tranquil grounds six miles west from the historic town of Shrewsbury. We are the perfect venue for a prestigious function or a few days away from it all. A castle … more >>

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Shrewsbury (Hotel)
The Albright Hussey Manor Hotel

The Albright Hussey Manor Hotel

Set in four acres of beautiful landscaped gardens and surrounded by original moat The Albright Hussey Manor has a enviable reputation of offering some of the finest accommodation in the midlands. C1524 the hotel encompasses a wealth of history whilst offering the very highest standard in modern comfort & cuisine. … more >>

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