Ancient & Prehistoric sites in Suffolk

Though Sutton Hoo is not precisely an 'ancient' or 'prehistoric' site, it has to go somewhere, and this is the most suitable category!


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British History Quiz

Elizabeth Talbot (1518-1608), Countess of Shrewsbury, was popularly known as ...



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This Day in British History

20 June, 1756

Black Hole of Calcutta

Siraj-ud-Daula takes Calcutta and throws British captives into a small dungeon. 120 of the captives die.

Monarch Mayhem

This weak-willed king was married to Margaret of Anjou



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Barningham (Self catering)
Berries, Barningham

Berries

This ground floor annexe is situated within the owner's grounds in the village of Barningham, near Diss in Suffolk and can sleep two people.
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East Bridge (Self catering)
2 Chapel Cottages, East Bridge

2 Chapel Cottages

The cottage is one of a pair on a small common by a converted chapel. It's in a tiny village on the Suffolk coast, right next to the RSPB reserve …
Sleeps 8

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Ipswich (Hotel)
Hintlesham Hall

Hintlesham Hall

A Grade 1 listed Elizabethan house which is now an AA 4 red star hotel. Standing in 175 acres of parkland offering attentive and friendly service boasting the associated championship PGA golf course and clubhouse. Widely recognised as one of the loveliest in the UK and Ireland s highest … more >>

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Lavenham (Hotel)
Swan Hotel

Swan Hotel

The Swan at Lavenham is one of the most historic hotels in Suffolk (if not in all of England!). The hotel dates to the 14th century, and the building oozes history from every darkened beam. Parts of the hotel once served as a medieval guildhall for Lavenham's wealthy wool merchants, and parts were a 16th century house. Within the charmingly restored interior you will find numerous original features, including an authentic minstrel gallery. more >>

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