1480s in England
Events from the 1480s in England.
Monarch - Edward IV (to 9 April 1483), Edward V (to 26 June 1483), Richard III (to 22 August 1485), Henry VII
College of Arms
The College of Arms or Heralds' College is a royal corporation consisting of professional officers of arms, with jurisdiction over England, Wales, Northern Ireland and some Commonwealth realms. The he...
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Buckingham's rebellion
Buckingham's rebellion was a failed but significant uprising, or collection of uprisings, of late 1483 in England and parts of Wales against Richard III of England. To the extent that these local risi...
Princes in the Tower
"The Princes in the Tower" refers to Edward V of England and Richard of Shrewsbury, Duke of York. The two brothers were the only sons of Edward IV of England and Elizabeth Woodville surviving at the ...
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Battle of Bosworth Field
The Battle of Bosworth (or Bosworth Field) was the last significant battle of the Wars of the Roses, the civil war between the Houses of Lancaster and York that raged across England in the latter half...
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Capture of Berwick (1482)
2°00′47″W / 55.775°N 2.013°W / 55.775; -2.013Berwick upon Tweed and its castle were captured by the English in 1482 during the Anglo-Scottish Wars. By the Treaty of Fotheringh...
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List of peers 1480-1489
This page lists all non-royal peers who held extant titles between the years 1480 and 1489.
List of peers 1480-1489 - Wikipedia
Stockport Grammar School
Stockport Grammar School is a British co-educational independent school located in Stockport, England. Founded in 1487 by former Lord Mayor of London Sir Edmund Shaa, it is the oldest operating instit...
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Yeomen of the Guard
The Queen's Body Guard of the Yeomen of the Guard are a bodyguard of the British Monarch. The oldest British military corps still in existence, it was created by Henry VII in 1485 at the Battle of Bos...
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Treaty of Dordrecht (1489)
The Treaty of Dordrecht was signed on February 14, 1489 between Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian I and King Henry VII of England. Based on the terms of the treaty, both parties agreed to establish an all...
Collusive Actions Act 1488
The Collusive Actions Act 1488 (4 Hen 7 c 20) was an Act of the Parliament of England.The words from "and over that be it enacted and ordeyned" to "woll sue in that behalf" were repealed by section 1 ...
Stafford and Lovell Rebellion
The Stafford and Lovell rebellion was the first armed uprising against Henry VII after he won the crown at the Battle of Bosworth in 1485. The uprising was led by Francis Lovell, 1st Viscount Lovell ...
Star Chamber
The Star Chamber (Latin: Camera stellata) was an English court of law who sat at the royal Palace of Westminster, from the late 15th century to the mid-17th century (ca. 1641), and was composed of Pri...
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Battle of Stoke Field
The Battle of Stoke Field (16 June 1487) may be considered the last battle of the Wars of the Roses, since it was the last major engagement in which a Lancastrian king faced an army of Yorkist support...
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Worshipful Company of Cooks
The Worshipful Company of Cooks of London is the smallest of the Livery Companies of the City of London.The Company received its first and incorporating Royal Charter − Edward IV − on 11 July 1482.Its...
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Skegness Grammar School
The Skegness Grammar School (sometimes SGS) is a coeducational grammar school and sixth form with academy status, located in Skegness, Lincolnshire, England.Selection to the school is by the 11+ exami...
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Thomas Rotherham College
Thomas Rotherham College is a college for 16 to 19 year olds, founded in 1967. It is located in Rotherham, South Yorkshire, England. It is situated on the top of a hill, off Moorgate Road (A618), next...
An Acte agaynst counterfeting of forrayne Coyne
An Acte agaynst counterfeting of forrayne Coyne (4 Hen. 7 c. 18) was an Act of the Parliament of England passed in 1488. It made it high treason to counterfeit coinage from other countries. (It was al...
Divinity School, Oxford
The Divinity School is a medieval building and room in the Perpendicular style in Oxford, England, part of the University of Oxford. Built between 1427 and 1483, it is the oldest surviving purpose-bui...
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Sweating sickness
Sweating sickness, also known as "English sweating sickness" or "English sweate" (Latin: sudor anglicus), was a mysterious and highly virulent disease that struck England, and later continental Eu...
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Magdalen College School, Oxford
Magdalen College School is an independent school for boys aged 7 to 18 and girls in the sixth form, located on The Plain in Oxford, England. It was founded as part of Magdalen College, Oxford, by Will...
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Yorkshire rebellion 1489
The Yorkshire rebellion took place in England in 1489, during the reign of Henry VII.
Parliament granted Henry VII a subsidy of £100,000 to help defend Brittany, an ally of England in its war agai...
Wars of the Roses
The Wars of the Roses were a series of dynastic wars for the throne of England. They were fought between supporters of two rival branches of the royal House of Plantagenet, the houses of Lancaster and...
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