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HISTORY CORNER

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British History Quiz

She was Queen Consort of Scotland (1589-1619) and England (1601-1619)



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This Day in British History

17 July, 1453

Battle of Castillon

The final battle of the Hundred Years War results in a decisive French victory

Monarch Mayhem

This king's men brought the Stone of Scone to London, where it stayed beneath the coronation chair for almost 7 centuries



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Chard (Self catering)
Turnpike Cottage, Chard

Turnpike Cottage

Sitting room with fireplace and flagstone floor leading to well equipped kitchen with dining area. Bathroom/WC (shower over bath). Small bunk bedded room (for + 2 children). Steep stairs to …
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Bath (Self catering)
Mendip Magic, Bath

Mendip Magic

Greyfield Farm, nestles in a private, peaceful 3.5 acre setting overlooking the Mendips (an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty), is ideal for visiting the South West. Mendip Magic …
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Castle Cary (Hotel)
The George Hotel

The George Hotel

It has managed to preserve many historic features of the town, such as the round house, horsepond and many other local buildings, dating back to the 16th century. The hotel is owned and managed by Daniel Patrick along with family and staff. Our aim is to provide our guests with … more >>

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Glastonbury (Hotel)
The George and Pilgrim

The George and Pilgrim

Built in the 1400s The George and Pilgrim is the oldest purpose-built pub in the South West of England. Situated in the heart of Glastonbury it is steeped in history and old folk law. The building has a paneled stone frontage mullion windows and old oak beams. All 14 … more >>

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