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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1855 that have shaped Britain and its peoples and affected its history. If you feel we have left something out please don't hesitate to let us know.
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On this day:
First Lord Mayor’s Show - 1215, Putney Debates Begin - 1647, Royal Marines Established - 1664

Famous and historic events from 1855

1st Edition of the Daily Telegraph
Livingstone reaches Victoria Falls
The Great Gold Robbery

Famous Britons born in 1855
Albert Gamage
Alfred Wallis
Frederick Bower
William MacGregor
William Paton Ker
William Sharp

Recommended Books:

A Picture of Britain
A Picture of Britain
Ashes Fever
Ashes Fever
Coast
Coast
Churchill
Churchill

Brit Quote:
The more we elaborate our means of communication, the less we communicate - J B Priestley
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On this day:
First Lord Mayor’s Show - 1215, Putney Debates Begin - 1647, Royal Marines Established - 1664
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