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HISTORY CORNER

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British History Quiz

This battle outside York saw the triumph of Harold Hardrada of Norway over Edwin and Morcar, Earls of Mercia and Northumbria respectively



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This Day in British History

23 July, 1637

Prayer Book riots at St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh

Worshippers riot when Archbishop Laud's new prayer book is used for the first time

Monarch Mayhem

Before this king came of age, England was ruled by a regency under his uncle, John of Gaunt



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Wiveliscombe (Self catering)
Lilicomb, Wiveliscombe

Lilicomb

All on ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen. 2 bedrooms: 1 double (5ft) 1 twin with en-suite shower room and toilet. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet.
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Minehead (Self catering)
Cottage: HCTRINI, Minehead

Trinity House

150 YARDS FROM MINEHEAD'S SAFE SANDY BEACH Minehead is one of Somerset's best-loved coastal resorts nestling between Exmoor and the sea. Trinity House is a spacious individually designed property situated …
Sleeps 6

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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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