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Punchhouse

Punchhouse
Monmouth, Gwent

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Punchhouse an 11 bedroomed en-suite hotel situated in the town centre of Monmouth Opposite the town hall. The Punchhouse is a 16th Century hotel which has retained all of its character and … more >>

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Canute and his Danes defeated British forces under Edmund Ironside on 18 October, 1016



15 July, 1222

Annual London v Westminster wrestling match turns into a riot

The ringleaders of the riot are hanged or have their hands and feet cut off

This king was the first of his family to be buried at Fontevrault Abbey





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Meaning Sea Breeze, this pretty cottage is located a mile from Aberporth with sandy beaches and a short walk will link …
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Cosy sitting room with kitchen area. Dining room. Two double bedrooms. Bathroom/WC (shower over bath).
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