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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1016 that have shaped Britain and its peoples and affected its history. If you feel we have left something out please don't hesitate to let us know.
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On this day:
Army raised for Third Crusade - 1189, First Concorde flight - 1976

Famous and historic events from 1016

Battle of Ashingdon
Edmund Ironside’s Unlovely End

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On this day:
Army raised for Third Crusade - 1189, First Concorde flight - 1976
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