Welsh revolt

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Historical Context Note

In 1294, following the war of 1277 and revolt of 1282, there was a further Welsh rebellion against English oppression. This was rapidly defeated and Beaumaris Castle was built to secure the Isle of Anglesey.

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Citation:
Editors. "Welsh revolt". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 28 March 2013
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=19345, accessed 29 July 2014.]