History Dates

Period when England was a Commonwealth
1649-1660
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Formation of New Model Army
1645
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When did the massacres in Drogheda occur?
1649
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When did Cromwell replace the English Government?
1653
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When did Cromwell die?
1658
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The Restoration
1660
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The Great Plague
1665
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Great Fire of London
1666
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The English Civil War
1642
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Battle of Edgehill
1642 (Draw)
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Battle of Marston Moor
1644 (Roundheads)
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Battle of Nasebly
1645(Roundheads)
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Battle of Torrington
1646(Roundheads)
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Charles I surrended
1646
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Charles is negotiating with Parliament for two years to try to solve the situation BUT secretly trying to persuade Scotland to invade England.
1648
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The Grand Remonstrance
1641- List of demands made by the house of commons to reduce power of bishops.
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Charles tries to arrest 5 MP
1642
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Religion Divisons
1642- parliament wanted to get rid of archbishop's land reforms and get rid of bishops.
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First Day of trial of Charles I
1649 January 1st
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Final Session of trial of Charles I
1649 27th of January
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Charles locks Parliament out.
For 11 years.-1628
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James 1 birth
1566 19th June
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James became King of England in...
1603
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He was James the 1st and James the ____ of Scotland?
6th
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James I rules without Parliament
1614-1621
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How long would James's Bible be the standard text?
250 years and in 1611 it was completed
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The Gunpowder Plot
1605 5th November
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He ended a long running way between Spain and England by marrying his son to a Spanish, Catholic princess
1604
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Industrial Revolution
18th- 19th Century
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Who and when was the steam engine invented?
Walt invented it in 1781
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Canals were built in the...
18th Century
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British Society officialy divided into classes
1851
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Class system beginning to break apart
1900
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Poor Law Amendment Act
1834
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Canal Mania
1790s
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Duke of Bridgewater first canal
1761
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First Railway
1829
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Railway Mania
1840s
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Turnpike Trusts
1750
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The ____ Factory Act
1838
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The_____ Mines Act
1842
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Poor Law
1815
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The Slave Trade
15th-19th century
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Length of Voyage of Middle Passage
6-12 weeks
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The____ Fugitive Slave Act
1850
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When did Cromwell replace the English Government?

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