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The Dissolution and a forgotten colony

March 31st, 2016

Episode 262 of 296 episodes

Dr Adam Morton visits Fountains Abbey in Yorkshire to explore the events of Henry VIII’s assault on the monasteries. Meanwhile, historian and author Matthew Parker tells the story of Willoughbyland, a forgotten English colony in South America

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