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British History Quiz

This famous building, on the site of the notorious Newgate Prison, is the site of the Central Criminal Court



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This Day in British History

17 November, 1292

Edward I names John Balliol king of Scotland

Edward had been asked to arbitrate between 12 claimants to the throne

Monarch Mayhem

Shortly after this monarch was buried at Winchester Cathedral, the cathedral tower collapsed - a sign?



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Haselbury Plucknett (Self catering)
The Cygnet, Haselbury Plucknett

The Cygnet

This delightful semi-detached stable conversion is situated in the South Somerset village of Haselbury Plucknett, near Crewkerne and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
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Burnham-on-Sea (Self catering)
Cottage: HCTHEOL, Burnham-on-Sea

The Old Stables

GRADE II LISTED CONVERSION FULL OF CHARACTER The Old Stables has exposed beams latched doors and the original stable doors which now act as shutters for the beautiful arched windows. …
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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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