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1

When was the Battle of Flodden Field?

1513

2

What was the Battle of Flodden Field?

Battle in North England between England and invading Scots under King James VI and King James VI killed in Battle despite English victory

3

When did Elizabeth I become Queen?

1558

4

What decade did Privateers attack Spanish Ships?

1560s

5

When did the Spanish Armada invade?

1580

6

When was the War with Ireland?

1594

7

When did James V of Scotland ally with France and attack England?

1542

8

When did Reivers destroy buildings along the borders?

1543

9

When did James I become King and unite England and Scotland ending border disputes?

1603

10

When did the English Civil Wars begin?

1642

11

When was the first siege of Basing House?

1643

12

When was Charles I executed and Oliver Cromwell becomes Lord Protector?

1649

13

During what time does Cromwell use the New Model Army to crush Ireland and Scotland?

1649-1651

14

When was the First Jacobite Rebellion?

1715

15

What was the First Jacobite Rebellion?

'The Old Protector' - James II tries to take power

16

When was the Second Jacobite Rebellion?

1745

17

What was the Second Jacobite Rebellion?

'Young Pretender' or 'Bonnie Prince Charlie' - Charles Stuart tries to take power

18

When was the Battle of Culloden?

1745

19

What was the Battle of Culloden?

Final confrontation of Jacobite Forces
Between Charles Stuart defeated by Duke of Cumberland
Charles fled to France