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THE STUARTS
1603 ~ 1688

King James I
(Accession of James VI of Scotland as James I of England)
1603 ~ 1625

Guy Faulks Gunpowder Plot
1605

Cervantes “Don Quixote”
1605

Jamestown, Virginia
First permanent English settlement
1607


Pilgrims arrive in Plymouth
1620

Samuel Pepys’ Diaries
1633 ~ 1703

Isaac Newton
1642 ~ 1727

King Charles I beheaded
1649

Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector
(Commonwealth ~ Roundheads)
1653 ~ 1658

King Charles II
(Restoration of the Monarchy)
1660

Great Plague
1665

Great Fire Of London
1666



THE 18TH CENTURY


“Rob Roy”
1715

Charles Edward Stuart (Scotland)
(The Young Pretender - Bonnie Prince Charlie)
1720 ~ 1788

Battle of Culloden (Scotland)
1746




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