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British History Quiz

This decisive battle saw Alfred the Great defeat the Danes under Guthrun



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This Day in British History

19 November, 1789

Thames-Severn Canal opens

The canal included the Sapperton Tunnel, at the time the longest tunnel in England at just over 2 miles

Monarch Mayhem

His nickname meant 'ill council'



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Kilmington (Self catering)
Dairy Barn, Kilmington

Dairy Barn

This semi-detached barn conversion in Kilmington near Mere sleeps up to four people in one bedroom.
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Wootton Bassett (Self catering)
Old Cart Shed, Wootton Bassett

Old Cart Shed

This single-storey wing to the owners' Grade II listed former farmhouse is situated on the edge of the Wiltshire village of Lyneham and sleeps two people.
Sleeps 3

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Amesbury (Hotel)
George Hotel

George Hotel

The George Hotel is located in the small attractive town of Amesbury only 9 miles north of Salisbury and just 5 minutes drive away from the UNESCO site of Stonehenge. This 13th Century hotel is steeped in history retaining many of its original features while still providing guests with … more >>

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Salisbury (Hotel)
The Old Mill

The Old Mill

The Old Mill Hotel is a 15th century building with features dating back to 1250. From its early ecclesiastical beginnings it was transformed in the 16th century to a paper mill. The hotel is in the most tranquil location while the shopping and tourist district of Salisbury City centre is … more >>

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