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Expansion: 1200-1299

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1200 1200 could be yours. Click to buy
World: University of Paris gets royal charter.
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1210 1210 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Epic poem Tristan written
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1220 1220 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Trial by ordeal abolished
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1230 1230 could be yours. Click to buy
World: King Ferdinand of Spain unites Spain
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1240 1240 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Alexander Nevsky defeats Swedes
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1250 1250 could be yours. Click to buy
World: great storm alters coastline of Kent. Moors finally expelled from Portugal
Bridlington: John becomes Prior
1260 1260 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Chartres Cathedral dedicated. Dunkeld cathedral started
Bridlington: Geoffrey de Nafferton becomes Prior
1270 1270 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Thomas Aquinas’ ‘Summa Theologica’ written
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1280 1280 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Edward I sets up Court of King’s Bench
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1290 1290 could be yours. Click to buy
World: All Jews (about 16,000) ordered to leave England
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1201 1201 could be yours. Click to buy
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1211 1211 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Franciscan order founded. Oldest double-entry book-keeping
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1221 1221 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Mongols advancing through eastern Europe
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1231 1231 could be yours. Click to buy
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1241 1241 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Mongols reach Hungary and Poland and then retreat
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1251 1251 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Earliest manuscript of ‘Proverbs of King Alfred’ written
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1261 1261 could be yours. Click to buy
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1271 1271 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Marco Polo sets off from Venice to Kublai Khan’s China
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1281 1281 could be yours. Click to buy
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1291 1291 could be yours. Click to buy
World: End of last crusade and Christian kingdom of Jerusalem
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1202 1202 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Genghis Khan crushes Tartars
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1212 1212 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Fire of London, incl London Bridge. Children’s Crusade starts
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1222 1222 could be yours. Click to buy
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1232 1232 could be yours. Click to buy
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1242 1242 could be yours. Click to buy
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1252 1252 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Stockholm founded. Pope authorises use of torture on heretics
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1262 1262 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Henry III prepares to challenge barons
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1272 1272 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Henry III dies, succeeded by Edward I
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1282 1282 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Final conquest of Wales by Edward I
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1292 1292 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Edward I appoints John Balliol as King of Scotland
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1203 1203 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Fourth Crusade
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1213 1213 could be yours. Click to buy
World: King John submits to Pope
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1223 1223 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Louis VIII crowned King of France
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1233 1233 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Inquisition established
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1243 1243 could be yours. Click to buy
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1253 1253 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Mongol empire extends to Baghdad, Cairo, Korea
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1263 1263 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Balliol College Oxford founded
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1273 1273 could be yours. Click to buy
World: First recorded mention of cricket
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1283 1283 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Edward I introduces hanging, drawing and quartering re High Treason
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1293 1293 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Edward I buys Isle of Wight from Countess
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1204 1204 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Guernsey and Jersey decide to stay English as king John loses French lands
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1214 1214 could be yours. Click to buy
World: King in dispute with barons
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1224 1224 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Last Muslims expelled from Sicily and Malta. St Francis receives stigmata
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1234 1234 could be yours. Click to buy
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1244 1244 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Moors in retreat in Spain
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1254 1254 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Horses of St Mark installed on basilica, Venice
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1264 1264 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Civil war, Henry III captured. Kublai Khan takes Beijing
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1274 1274 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Edward I finally crowned
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1284 1284 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Wales incorporated. castles being built (Caernarvon, Conwy, Harlech)
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1294 1294 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Death of Kublai Khan
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1205 1205 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Pope issues edict against Jews
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1215 1215 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Magna Carta sealed – barons assert power
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1225 1225 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Birth of Thomas Aquinas
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1235 1235 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Lancaster Royal Grammar School founded
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1245 1245 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Westminster Abbey being rebuilt
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1255 1255 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Hundred Rolls’ – first census since Domesday Book
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1265 1265 could be yours. Click to buy
World: First English Parliament. Henry III defeats Simon de Montfort
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1275 1275 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Parliament passes significant body of law on good governance
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1285 1285 could be yours. Click to buy
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1295 1295 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Scots form ‘Auld Alliance’ with France. Beaumaris castle started
Bridlington: Gerard becomes Prior, Prior of Bridlington summoned to Parliament by Edward I
1206 1206 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Sugar first mentioned in English writing
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1216 1216 could be yours. Click to buy
World: King John dies. Succeeded by infant son,Henry III
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1226 1226 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Carmelite order founded
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1236 1236 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Tournament at Tickhill turns into North v South battle
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1246 1246 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Aristotle’s work translated into latin
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1256 1256 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Pope founds order of Augustinian friars (not Bridlington priory)
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1266 1266 could be yours. Click to buy
World: France mints gold and silver coins
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1276 1276 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Marco Polo visits Xanadu
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1286 1286 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Trouble brewing between England & Scotland, after death of Sc King
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1296 1296 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Edward I attacks and defeats Scottish army
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1207 1207 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Leeds gets first charter as market town
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1217 1217 could be yours. Click to buy
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1227 1227 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Zen Buddhism introduced into Japan
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1237 1237 could be yours. Click to buy
World: England-Scotland border agreed. Drought – harvest fails, famine
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1247 1247 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Roger Bacon publishes formula for gunpowder
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1257 1257 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Henry III introduces gold coins
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1267 1267 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Henry III settles with barons. Roger Bacon completes his science work
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1277 1277 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Edward I defeating Prince Llewellyn in Wales
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1287 1287 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Huge storm, kills thousands in Netherlands & England
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1297 1297 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Scots defeat English at battle of Stirling Bridge
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1208 1208 could be yours. Click to buy
World: terrible fire in China
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1218 1218 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Fifth Crusade in Egypt
Bridlington: Hubert becomes Prior
1228 1228 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Francis of Assisi canonised (made a Saint)
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1238 1238 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Mongols invade Russia, seize Moscow
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1248 1248 could be yours. Click to buy
World: last Cathar ‘heretics’ massacred at Montsegur
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1258 1258 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Gigantic volcano erupts in central/S America upsetting world climate
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1268 1268 could be yours. Click to buy
World: First Venice carnival
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1278 1278 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Credit contracts’ allowed, starting financial industry
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1288 1288 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Oldest bronze gun in China
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1298 1298 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Edward I defeats Scots at battle of Falkirk
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1209 1209 could be yours. Click to buy
World: London Bridge completed. Cambridge University founded. King excommunicated
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1219 1219 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Windmill introduced in China. Dominican order established
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1229 1229 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Spanish kings fighting Moors
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1239 1239 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Tower of Lincoln Cathedral collapses
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1249 1249 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Alexander III crowned King of Scots
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1259 1259 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Oxford Parlt’ Simon de Montfort forces concessions from Henry III
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1269 1269 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Jews in France obliged to wear yellow badge
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1279 1279 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Statute of Mortmain – King asserts rights over land
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1289 1289 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Franciscan friars begin missionary work in China
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1299 1299 could be yours. Click to buy
World: Kingstoune on Hull’ granted city status by Royal Charter
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