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chronology prepared by Miriam Wallace (New College of Florida), A. A. Markley (Penn State University, Brandywine)

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DateAuthor EventsHistorical Events
1745, March 18 Walpole dies
1745, April 01 Britain undertakes to pay subsidies to Maria Theresa
1745, July 23 Charles Edward Stuart, the Young Pretender, lands in Scotland
1745, September 06 Jacobite Rebellion
1745, September 11 Jacobites enter Edinburgh
1745, September 21 Charles Edward Stuart defeats English army at Prestonpans
1745, December 04 Charles Edward advances as far south as Derby
1745, December 18 Jacobite victory at Penrith
1746, January 16 Prince Charles Edward is victorious at Falkirk
1746, February 10 Pelham Ministry resigns but their opponents fail to form a government
1746, April 16 Battle of Culloden
1746, May 06 William Pitt becomes Paymaster-General for the forces
1747, June 17 George II's third Parliament is dissolved
1747, November 10 Fourth Parliament of George II
1749 Bow Street Runners
1749, May 11 Consolidation Act of British Navy for the improvement of the service
1750 Folk song (British)
1750
(to 1790)
Bluestockings, The
1750
(to 1860)
Industrial Revolution
1750
(to 2005)
Vampires and Vampire Fiction
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Citation:
Wallace, Miriam, A. A. Markley. "Author Chronology for Thomas Holcroft". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 11 April 2011.
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/newlifeline.php?id_author_0=2174, accessed 29 July 2014.]