Economic development in Elizabethan England

What happened to the importance of internal trade during Elizabeth's reign?
Superceded foreign trade - e.g growth in coal shipping from Tyne-Thames
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Where was an alternative trade route developed to decrease reliance on Antwerp?
Amden, Germany
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Give an example of a trading company set up during the Elizabethan period.
Muscovy - 1555 - tried to trade w/ northern Europe, but couldn't compete w/ Dutch
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Where did Walter Raleigh attempt to colonise?
Virginia, USA
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How many successive poor harvests were there between 1594-97?
Four
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Name an urban settlement created during Elizabeth's reign.
Manchester
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What happened , generally, to landed incomes during Elizabeth's reign?
Increased
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Where were conditions worst during the bad harvests?
Far north
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Where was an alternative trade route developed to decrease reliance on Antwerp?

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Amden, Germany

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Give an example of a trading company set up during the Elizabethan period.

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Where did Walter Raleigh attempt to colonise?

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How many successive poor harvests were there between 1594-97?

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