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Ian Rank-Broadley

I am looking to keep my first fiction novel as local as possible.  After becoming a journalist for my local paper I have learnt so much about my hometown that I haven’t learnt in the 36 years I have lived here.  231 more words

Coin

Die Jakobitenaufstände

Als der Act of Union 1707 in Kraft trat, regierte in der Person von Queen Anne der protestantische Zweig der Stuart Dynastie. Der katholische James VII/II war in der Glorious Revolution von 1688 vertrieben worden und lebte seitdem im französischen Exil. 1,836 more words

Stuarts

On This Day in Trinity House History - 26 August

1732

The Elder Brethren order a tidy up of English lighthouses and buoys

Trinity House Board Minute:

“Ordered, that a letter be written to our lightkeepers and buoy keepers to keep their lights carefully and buoys clean and in their proper places against his Majesty’s arrival from Holland.”

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