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Headword Date Article Type
Henry VII commissions the Cabots to discover new lands 1496 Context Note
Unification of English and Welsh systems of government. 1536 Context Note
Protector Somerset renews English feudal claims to Scotland 1548 Context Note
Queen Mary I enters London 1553 Context Note
Philip of Spain leaves England for the Low Countries 1555 Context Note
New royal charter for the English Merchants Adventurers Company 1564 Context Note
John Hawkins sets off on a second voyage to the New World 1564 Context Note
John Hawkins and Francis Drake are trapped by Spanish ships in the West Indies 1568 Context Note
Elizabeth refuses to accept sovereignty of the Netherlands 1575 Context Note
Francis Drake discovers San Francisco Bay 1579 Context Note
Sir Humphrey Gilbert's expedition to the West Indies fails 1579 Context Note
New buildings forbidden to restrict London's growth 1580 Context Note
Sir Francis Drake leaves for the West Indies as a privateer 1585 Context Note
Queen Elizabeth declines the sovereignty of the Low Countries 1585 Context Note
The English plantation of Munster is attempted 1586 Context Note
Second colony established by English settlers off the coast of the US 1587 Context Note
The English Council undertake an enquiry into the plantation of Ulster 1589 Context Note
Drake, Hawkins and Frobisher return from an indecisive Spanish expedition 1590 Context Note
Francis Drake and John Hawkins make last voyage to the Spanish Main 1595 Context Note
Simon Ferdinando lands in Maine 1597 Context Note

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