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Periods and eras in English history. (it's about time I learn this history of my ancestors going WAAAY back.)

Periods and eras in English history. (it's about time I learn this history of my ancestors going WAAAY back.)

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The Website of King Henry VIII - Ask Henry. Questions 200 - 399

The Crowning Chair in Westminster Abbey, every British King or Queen has been crowned in this chair since 1308... that is bloody amazing!

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British History Timeline (giant) by Schofield & Sims http://www.amazon.com/dp/0721711618/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_VKSOwb001A8QN

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If You Like 'Game of Thrones': Meet Dan Jones, Plantagenets Expert

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19 Facts of British History....that you probably could have lived without BUT enjoy!

19 Facts of British History

19 Facts of British History....that you probably could have lived without BUT enjoy!

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Jan 4th 1698 a major fire destroys Whitehall Palace, leaving only the Banqueting House behind. Whitehall was once the largest palace in Europe, made up of over 1,500 rooms across 23 acres. On 4 January 1698, some linen left to dry by a charcoal fire caught light and within five hours, almost all of the palace was destroyed.

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MI5 tapped phones of King Edward VIII and his brother amid abdication crisis, a new book claims

Edward VIII abdicates. His brother (subject of the movie and book "the king's speech", looks shocked

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Cynric-King of Wessex-son of Cerdic~King from 534-560. During his reign it is said that he captured Old Sarum and that in 556 he and his son Ceawlin won a battle against the Britons at Beranburh (Barbury Castle).

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