Dissolution of the monasteries

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They had sworn loyalty to....
The Pope
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Henry wanted their wealth and to land grab: they owned ___ of the land in England
1/3
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The Crown's income went from £120,000 to £....
250,000,000
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When did Cromwell "propose" and "carry out" the Valor Ecclesiasticus?
1535
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1536: Act of Dissolution. Henry now had the power to close monasteries earning under £___ per annum
200
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By _____ the last remaining monastery closed
1540
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Impact on the local population: Landlords...
Put up their prices
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Eliza Boyd

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Helpful, but:

  1. Doesn't take into account 'grey area' ie not ALL monasteries were
  2. Cromwell didn't "do" the Valor Ecclesiasticus, he proposed it then carried it out
  3. Henry would raise taxes, not "higher" them.

But I definitely found it helpful for key points/dates so thanks! x

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