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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1547 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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Winchester Cathedral Dedicated - 1093, Maiden Voyage of SS Great Western - 1838, The ‘Entente Cordiale’ is signed by Britain and France - 1904

Famous and historic events from 1547

Battle of Pinkie - last conflict between england and scotland
Edward VI succeeds to throne

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A Picture of Britain
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Liberty is not merely a privilege to be conferred; it is a habit to be acquired - David Lloyd George
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On this day:
Winchester Cathedral Dedicated - 1093, Maiden Voyage of SS Great Western - 1838, The ‘Entente Cordiale’ is signed by Britain and France - 1904
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