Woodstock, Oxfordshire
1°21′14″W / 51.845°N 1.354°W / 51.845; -1.354Woodstock is a town and civil parish 8 miles (13 km) northwest of Oxford in Oxfordshire, England. The 2011 Census recorded t...
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Blenheim Palace - History
A segment of David Dimbleby How We Built Britain about the Blenheim Palace.
Blenheim Palace - Birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill
Welcome to the Blenheim Palace Video Archive. Please enjoy this short Blenheim Palace Video which captures images and scenes from the Palace in Woodstock Oxf...
Blenheim Palace
Blenheim Palace (pronounced /ˈblɛnɪm/ BLEN-im) is a monumental country house situated in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England. It is the principal residence of the dukes of Marlborough, and the only ...
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Winston Churchill
Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill, KG, OM, CH, TD, DL, FRS, RA (30 November 1874 – 24 January 1965) was a British politician who was the Prime Minister of the United ...
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Old Woodstock Town F.C.
Old Woodstock Town F.C. are a football club based in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England. They currently play in the Hellenic Football League Division One East. The club is affiliated to the Oxfordshire C...
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George Peck (theatre)
George Peck is the founder and principal of The Oxford School of Drama.
Peck was born in Nottingham. He attended Uppingham School and studied English at St Catherine's College, Oxford. He traine...
William Bertram Turrill
William Bertram Turrill FRS OBE (14 June 1890 - 15 December 1961) was an English botanist.
He was born in Woodstock, Oxfordshire to William Banbury and Thirza Mary (née Homan) Turrill and educated...
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Duke of Marlborough (title)
Duke of Marlborough (/ˈmɔːlbrə/ MAWL-brə) is a title in the Peerage of England. It was created by Queen Anne in 1702 for John Churchill, 1st Earl of Marlborough (1650–1722), the noted military leader....
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Thomas of Woodstock, 1st Duke of Gloucester
Thomas of Woodstock, 1st Duke of Gloucester, 1st Earl of Buckingham, 1st Earl of Essex, Duke of Aumale, (7 January 1355 – 8 or 9 September 1397) was the fourteenth and youngest child of King Ed...
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The Oxfordshire Museum
The Oxfordshire Museum (also known as Oxfordshire County Museum) is in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England, located opposite the Bear Hotel. It is a regional museum covering the county of Oxfordshire.The ...
Edward, the Black Prince
Edward of Woodstock (15 June 1330 – 8 June 1376), called the Black Prince, was the eldest son of King Edward III of England and Philippa of Hainault, and the father of King Richard II of England. He ...
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Simon Hatley
Simon Hatley (27 March 1685 – after 1723) was an English sailor involved in two hazardous privateering voyages to the South Pacific Ocean. Both times he was captured and imprisoned by t...
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John Hodges Benwell
John Hodges Benwell (1764–1785) was an English genre painter, some of whose works became well-known through engravings.
Benwell was born at Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire where his father was unde...
William Fleetwood (1603–1674)
Sir William Fleetwood (c 1603 – 12 February 1674) was an English courtier and politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1640 and again from 1661 to 1674.Fleetwood was the son of Sir Miles F...
Blenheim Palace in film and media
Blenheim Palace has frequently been the setting for books, TV programs and films and other events presumably enjoyed by the paying public. These include:Architectural historian Dan Cruickshank selecte...
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Oxford School of Drama
The Oxford School of Drama is a prestigious drama school in the United Kingdom,. It is the only professional drama school in Oxfordshire. It is based at Wootton, ten miles north of OxfordThe School i...
Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough
Sarah Churchill (née Jenyns, spelt Jennings in most modern references), Duchess of Marlborough (5 June 1660 (old style) – 18 October 1744) rose to be one of the most influential women of her time...
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William Fordyce Mavor
William Fordyce Mavor (1 August 1758 – 29 December 1837) was a Scottish teacher, priest and compiler of educational books, many of which passed through numerous editions. He also invented a system of ...
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