Key Dates - Stuart Britain 1603-1702

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James VI of Scotland becomes James I of England and Ireland on the death of Elizabeth I
1603
1 of 89
Millenary Petition
1603
2 of 89
Hampton Court Conference
1604
3 of 89
Bancroft becomes Archbishop of Canterbury
1604
4 of 89
Treaty of London ends war with Spain
1604
5 of 89
Gun Powder Plot
1605
6 of 89
Failure of James' plan for a union of England and Scotland
1606
7 of 89
Bates Case
1606
8 of 89
Cecil appointed Lord Treasurer
1610
9 of 89
Abbot becomes Archbishop of Canterbury. Authorised version of the Bible published.
1611
10 of 89
Death of Prince Henry
1612
11 of 89
Marriage of Princess Elizabeth and Frederick V
1613
12 of 89
Cockayne project
1614
13 of 89
Emergence of Buckingham as favourite of James I
1616
14 of 89
Outbreak of the thirty years war in Europe
1618
15 of 89
Buckingham appointed Lord High Admiral
1619
16 of 89
Lionel Cranfield appointed Lord Treasurer
1621
17 of 89
James I tears Protestation out of Commons Journal
1621
18 of 89
Prince Charles and Buckingham go on the Madrid Trip
1623
19 of 89
Monopolies Act
1624
20 of 89
Charles I crowned king
1625
21 of 89
Montagu's "Apella Caesarum"
1625
22 of 89
Charles I married Henrietta Maria of France
1625
23 of 89
Buckingham's unsuccessful expedition to Cadiz
1625
24 of 89
Forced Loan
1626
25 of 89
York House Conference
1626
26 of 89
Charles declares war on France
1627
27 of 89
Five Knights case
1627
28 of 89
Buckingham's failed La Rochelle Expedition
1627
29 of 89
Assassination of Buckingham
1628
30 of 89
Petition of Right
1628
31 of 89
Treaty of Susa ends war with France
1629
32 of 89
Treaty of Madrid ends war with Spain
1630
33 of 89
Book of Orders
1631
34 of 89
William Laud made Archbishop of Canterbury
1633
35 of 89
St Gregory's Case
1633
36 of 89
Extension of Ship Money as a national rate
1635
37 of 89
Bishop Juxon appointed Lord Treasurer
1636
38 of 89
Outbreak of Scottish Rebellion - the start of the British Civil Wars
1637
39 of 89
Trial of Prynne, Burton and Bastwick
1637
40 of 89
Hamden's case ends
1638
41 of 89
Parliament recalled
1640
42 of 89
Root and Branch Petition
1640
43 of 89
Irish Rebellion
1641
44 of 89
Iconoclasm (the destruction or damaging of icons in churches)
1641
45 of 89
Trial and Execution of Wentworth
1641
46 of 89
Grand Remonstrance
1641
47 of 89
Outbreak of Civil War in England
1642
48 of 89
Solemn League and Covenant
1643
49 of 89
Creation of New Model Army
1644
50 of 89
Defeat of Charles I in first Civil War
1646
51 of 89
Politicisation of New Model Army
1647
52 of 89
Defeat of Charles I in Second Civil War
1648
53 of 89
Windsor Prayer meeting
1648
54 of 89
Regicide of Charles I
1649
55 of 89
Cromwell leads invasion of Ireland
1649
56 of 89
Cromwell leads invasion of Scotland
1650
57 of 89
Navigation Act
1651
58 of 89
Forced Union of England and Scotland
1651
59 of 89
First Dutch War begins
1652
60 of 89
Nominated Assembly
1653
61 of 89
Oliver Cromwell made Lord Protector
1653
62 of 89
Rule of the Major Generals starts
1655
63 of 89
Nayler Case
1656
64 of 89
Offer of crown to Cromwell
1657
65 of 89
Death of Oliver Cromwell
1658
66 of 89
Restoration of the Monarchy: Charles II crowned
1660
67 of 89
Venner's rising
1661
68 of 89
Act of Uniformity
1662
69 of 89
Second Dutch War
1665
70 of 89
Plague
1665
71 of 89
Great Fire of London
1666
72 of 89
Removal of Clarendon
1667
73 of 89
Secret Treaty of Dover
1670
74 of 89
Stop of the Exchequer
1672
75 of 89
Third Dutch War
1672
76 of 89
Test Act; Duke of York's Catholicism becomes public knowledge
1673
77 of 89
Marriage of Princess Mary to William of Orange
1677
78 of 89
Exclusion Crisis
1678-83
79 of 89
James II becomes King
1685
80 of 89
Golden v. Hales
1686
81 of 89
Glorious Revolution; William III becomes King
1688
82 of 89
Bill of Rights
1689
83 of 89
Battle of Boyne
1690
84 of 89
Land tax
1693
85 of 89
Bank of England Established
1694
86 of 89
Death of Mary
1694
87 of 89
Treaty of Ryswick ends Nine Years War
1697
88 of 89
Act of Settlement; Death of William III
III
89 of 89

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