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Headword Date Article Type
'English Armada:' Sir Francis Drake and Sir John Norris undertake an expedition to Portugal 1589 T Note
'Jenkins' Ear' debate in Parliament urging war on Spain 1738 T Note
'The Main Plot' to replace James I with Arabella Stuart is discovered 1603 T Note
“The Mohocks” terrorise streets of London 1712 - 1712 T Note
4,000 English troops arrive in France to aid Henry of Navarre 1589 T Note
8500 British troops join Ferdinand of Brunswick 1758 T Note
A Royalist conspiracy is discovered in England 1658 T Note
Admiral Byng defeats Spain off Cape Passaro 1718 T Note
Admiral Byng is shot for neglect of duty 1757 T Note
Admiral Hosier blockades Porto Bello 1726 T Note
Admiral Vernon captures Porto Bello 1739 T Note
Agitation grows in England against harsh ecclesiastical sentences 1631 T Note
Algernon Sydney is executed for plotting against Charles II 1683 T Note
American Revolutionary War 1775 - 1783 T Note
An Arian is burnt for heresy at Smithfield 1612 T Note
An English army sets off to aid the Elector Palatine 1624 T Note
An English fleet is sent against the Barbary pirates of Algiers 1620 T Note
Anglo-Dutch army defeats French at Aughrim 1691 T Note
Anglo-Dutch army lands in Ireland 1689 T Note
Anglo-Dutch bombardment of Dieppe 1694 - 1694 T Note

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