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In search of history, my travels have taken me to numerous locations across the United Kingdom. 

The wee black and white logo circle will indicate the places I've visited, and when clicked, it'll take you to the blurbs below note the importance of these locations 
(logo circles not available on the phones yet, I apologise).

The blurbs will have links to my corresponding blog posts.

Map of Britain History
London, York
London, Dover, Windsor
Inverness, Urquhart, Culloden
The Tower of London


The Capital of the United Kingdom, located in Southern England.
Read more here.



The Capital of the Scottish Highlands, located in Northern Scotland.

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Anglo-Saxon Capital of England. Rumoured seat of Camelot. Read more here.


Caernarfon Castle

North Welsh castle built by Edward I as part of his conquest of Wales. Birthplace of the first English-speaking Prince of Wales.



The Capital of Scotland. The centre of Scottish power until the Unification of the Crowns.

Kenilworth Castle

Kenilworth Castle

Medieval Castle ruins in the Midlands. Connections to Henry V, War of the Roses and Elizabeth I's favourite. Visited by Shakespeare as a child.

Barley Hall York

Barley Hall

Medieval time capsule in centre of York. Read more here.


Warwick Castle

Medieval Castle. Former seat of the Earls of Warwick. One time home of Richard III.

Dover Castle

Dover Castle

Fortress on England's Southeast Coast, 'The Gateway to England'.


Urquhart Castle & Loch Ness

Medieval Castle ruin in Northern Scotland, standing proudly on the bank of Loch Ness.



Port city and naval base in Southern England. Home to retired ships that made history.


Pembroke Castle

Welsh town, birthplace of Henry Tudor, aka Henry VII.



Scottish town, 'The Gateway to Highlands'.



City in East Midlands. Houses one of four copies of Magna Carta.


Fountains Abbey

Ruins of Cistercian monastery in Ripon, Yorkshire.

Leicester Richard III


Place of discovery & reinterment of Richard III.


Windsor Castle

The largest and oldest castle still in use. Houses Royal Archives. Home of George III and Queen Charlotte.


Culloden Moor

A site of 1746 battle.

Battle Abbey Hastings 1066

Hastings & Pevensey

Towns on England's Southeast Coast, famous for the Norman Invasion & Battle in 1066.

History Wales Tenby Cymru


Seaside town in South Wales. Came under Tudor overlordship. Read more here.

Linlithgow Palace Mary Queen of Scots

Linlithgow Palace

Birthplace of Mary, Queen of Scots and James V of Scotland.

Gainsborough LIncolnshire Henry VIII Kat

Gainsborough Old Hall

Country House in Lincolnshire, visited by both Richard III & Henry VIII. Temporary sanctuary for the Mayflower Pilgrims. Read more here.



The Northern Capital of England. 

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Middleham Castle

Ruins of a medieval castle in the English Midlands. Childhood home of Richard III.

Winchester, Hastings, Portsmouth
Caernarfon, Pembroke, Penrhyn
Edinburgh, Stirling, Linlithgow
Lincoln, Kenilworth, Gainsborough
Warwick, Leicester Middleham
Barley Hall, Fountains, York
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This Sceptred Isle…
This Fortress Built by Nature for Herself…

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