Kings Lynn


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Did you know that the stables of the magnificent Palladian mansion Houghton Hall near King’s Lynn house the largest collection of Toy Soldiers in the world? The figures number more than 20,000, set out in various dioramas depicting some of the great battles of history – most notably Waterloo and Little Big Horn.

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Famous Kings Lynn people:

Fanny Burney
Martin Brundle
Roger Taylor

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I read the newspapers avidly. It is my one form of continuous fiction. - Aneurin Bevan
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On this day:
Accord of Winchester - 1072, Evacuation of Dunkirk begins - 1940, Britain’s Worst Road Accident - 1975
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