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British History Quiz

This fourth son of Edward III was virtual ruler of England from 1371-1399



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This Day in British History

23 May, 1208

Pope Innocent III places England under interdict (no church services)

King John strikes back by seizing all church property, though loyal clergy were allowed to buy their property back

Monarch Mayhem

She was later dubbed 'the Nine Day's Queen'



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Burnham-on-Sea (Self catering)
Kings Lynn, Burnham-on-Sea

Kings Lynn

Fourteen external steps up to entrance. Open plan sitting room with kitchen and dining areas. Double bedroom. Shower room/WC.
Sleeps 2

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Ilminster (Self catering)
The Smithy, Ilminster

The Smithy

Attractive sitting room with stairs to mezzanine floor with open plan twin bedded room. Well equipped kitchen with dining area. Large shower room/WC. Twin bedded room.
Sleeps 4

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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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