Metal prospectors discover astonishing treasure hoards from Anglo-Saxon England
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Anglo-Saxon England
In the history of Great Britain, Anglo-Saxon England refers to the historical land roughly corresponding to present-day England, as it existed from the 5th to the 11th century.The Anglo-Saxons were th...
Anglo-Saxon England - Wikipedia
English Civil War
The English Civil War (1642–1651) was a series of armed conflicts and political machinations between Parliamentarians ("Roundheads") and Royalists ("Cavaliers") in the Kingdom of England over, princip...
English Civil War - Wikipedia
Edwardian era
The Edwardian era or Edwardian period in the United Kingdom is the period covering the reign of King Edward VII, 1901 to 1910, and is sometimes extended beyond Edward's death to include years leading ...
Edwardian era - Wikipedia
Georgian era
The Georgian era of British history is a period which takes its name from, and is normally defined as spanning the reigns of, the first four Hanoverian kings of Great Britain who were all named 'Georg...
Georgian era - Wikipedia
Interregnum (England)
The Interregnum was the period between the execution of Charles I on 30 January 1649 and the arrival of his son Charles II in London on 29 May 1660 which marked the start of the Restoration. During t...
Interregnum (England) - Wikipedia
List of prehistoric structures in Great Britain
Great Britain has many prehistoric sites and structures of interest, dating from the Stone Age, Bronze Age, and Iron Age. The most famous one is probably Stonehenge, in Wiltshire.
List of prehistoric structures in Great Britain - Wikipedia
English Renaissance
The English Renaissance was a cultural and artistic movement in England dating from the late 15th to the early 17th century. It is associated with the pan-European Renaissance that is usually regarded...
English Renaissance - Wikipedia
Stuart period
The Stuart period of British history usually refers to the period between 1603 and 1714 and sometimes from 1371 in Scotland. This coincides with the rule of the House of Stuart, whose first monarch wa...
Stuart period - Wikipedia
Tudor period
The Tudor period is the period between 1485 and 1603 in England and Wales. It coincides with the rule of the Tudor dynasty in England whose first monarch was Henry VII (1457–1509). In terms of the en...
Victorian era
The Victorian era of British history (and that of the British Empire) was the period of Queen Victoria's reign from 20 June 1837 until her death, on 22 January 1901. It was a long period of peace, pro...
Victorian era - Wikipedia
Metal prospectors discover astonishing treasure hoards from Anglo-Saxon England
Artifacts found buried beneath village farms are rewriting British history.
Scandinavian migration to the United Kingdom
Scandinavian migration to the British Isles is a phenomenon that has occurred at different periods over the past 1,200 years. Because of Nordic people's long history and presence in the UK, it is unkn...
18th-century London
The 18th century was a period of rapid growth for London, reflecting an increasing national population, the early stirrings of the Industrial Revolution, and London's role at the centre of the evolvi...
18th-century London - Wikipedia