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Okay so I've got to do this Saints top trump cards I have to do 3 saints And produce a top trump card like this: St ________ Country of origin: Miracle: Dates: Gruesome: Still famous:lasting effect on...
You would have thought this was an easy question but the more I look the more I tend to believe the conspiracy people ;-) If you look at a picture of the Titanic how many port hole things are there in...
Another article about it, this time from a different point of view. http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-30417641...
I would like help please on a crossword (4,7) A?E? ??M?I?G A controversial British policy of the Second World War, overseen by Sir Arthur Harris, intended to destroy German civilian morale Thank you...
1 h/m not a good name for my home(5) 2 a small stick(7) Thanks in advance...
Centuries ago farms were known simply by the name of the owner eg. Robinsons Farm etc, but does anyone have any idea when this practice died out and farms were given `descriptive` (for want of a...
A letter ( from a General ) sheds new light on the Christmas day truce 1914. http://www.expressandstar.com/news/local-news/2014/12/05/letter-sheds-new-light-on-iconic-christmas-truce-of-1914/...
Lfirst non Japanese to be awarded Order of rising sun? Thank you,Google quite confusing....
I am Mexican American and am looking for the origin of my families surname which is "Madueno". I was told that it originated from an Irish surname. I've never come across anyone else outside my family...
I had to share. Made for the wedding night of Sir John Radclyffe & Lady Anne Asshawe, how romantic. Take a look at the detail of the bed in the gallery, just beautiful....
Regarding a 19th century property does anyone have any idea what the term `Licence to Alien` refers? Many thanks?
In the history note at the conclusion of this (excellent) book, Sansom correctly says that after Henry VIII's death, Catherine Parr married Sir Thomas Seymour and Princess (later Queen) Elizabeth went...
Hi, I have been researching my tree for about 18 months and a big mistake on my part was not to print things out as I went along! Now I have hundreds of records to print and file! Can anyone recommend...
I want to buy as a gift for Xmas a history book about the UK. It is for an adult to be read whilst commuting and ideally needs to be written in an interesting and fun way. Any ideas would be...
Hi all, Has anyone any idea what the following initials could stand for which are on a date stone above the doorway of an old property near my house. E I C 1764 I know the initials usually are those...
In 1885 the landlady of my local pub, then a beerhouse, was fined for selling beer during prohibited hours. Her defence argued that the men who purchased the beer told her they lived more than three...
Here is an interesting side-story from WWI. http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-30128199...
Hello all, Whilst undertaking some local research I found a reference in the 1901 census to a lady who was described as a `Tile Cutting Works Proprietress`. Does anyone have any idea what sort of...
There is a headstone in Highgate Cemetery with the name Mandy Moon. She was born in 1961 and died 1986. Does anyone know who she was, or anything about her?...
which countries citizens around the world ware a poppy ??

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