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HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

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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

18 August, 1707

Death of William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Devonshire

Cavendish was a powerful supporter of the Glorious Revolution of 1888, bringing William and Mary to the throne. He also rebuilt Chatsworth House, creating one of the great English country houses.

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch died at Pontefract Castle in Yorkshire, in early 1400, probably of starvation



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Meriden (Self catering)
4 Shirley Farm, Meriden

4 Shirley Farm

This ground floor barn conversion is set in a courtyard on the owner's grounds near the village of Meriden and Coventry and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
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Barston (Self catering)
The Forge, Barston

The Forge

This beautiful former blacksmith's forge is deally located in the grounds of the owner's home on the outskirts of the traditional village of Barston in quintessential English countryside, and can …
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Coventry (Hotel)
Coombe Abbey Hotel

Coombe Abbey Hotel

A warm welcome awaits as we invite you to step straight into the history books and enjoy the unique experience that is Coombe Abbey Hotel.Originally a 12th Century Cisterican Abbey set in 500 acres of breathtaking parkland, with formal gardens designed by Lancelot Capability Brown, Coombe Abbey offers a haven … more >>

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Sutton Coldfield (Hotel)
New Hall

New Hall

12th Century New Hall is the oldest inhabited moated manor house in England. A magical and enchanting jewel, offering the best of traditional, aristocratic living with a sparkling, modern twist. The people who look after you behave like old friends, always genuinely pleased to see you. You check in, seated … more >>

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