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The table shows people of African descent  who lived in Bristol. Scipio Africanus  (1720) was one of them.

After the expulsion of 1290, Jews were not allowed in England and Wales, though there were some ‘secret Jews’ illegally resident in the city by the

The history of education in Bolsover falls into several well-defined phases.

The government of Sunderland was determined by its status as a medieval borough.

Raja Rammohan Roy was born of a distinguished Brahmin family in Bengal.

The Minehead port area, which stretched from the Devon boundary to Shurton Barrs near Stogursey, was full of small creeks and landing places where

Minehead harbour belonged to the Luttrells and was run by harbourmas

The creeks and marshes along the Essex coast contain large areas of salt marsh.  These were used as land to graze sheep in summer, but were often f

Local trusts were obliged to erect milestones on turnpike roads by law in 1773.