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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from Somerset 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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Great Storm Kills 10,000 - 1703, HMS Bulwark Explodes in Medway - 1914, Brinks Mat Robbery - 1983

Famous historic dates from Somerset

6th of July 1685 : Battle of Sedgemoor
19th of September 1970 : First Glastonbury

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Who overcomes by force, hath overcome but half his foe. - John Milton
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