All posts tagged "King Charles II"
A King’s Daughter: Charlotte Fitzroy, Lady Lee
Lady Charlotte Fitzroy, was – as her name suggests – the daughter of a King, but not by his queen. Charles...Blog Posts28th November 2017
Long lost da Vinci painting spent time being passed around the Royal Family
With a series of twists and turns similar to the television series “Fake or Fortune”, it has been revealed that the...Royalty In The Media18th November 2017
What Happened to the Monarchy Between 1649 to 1660?
Outside the Houses of Parliament, standing rather boldly with a hand on his sword and the other clutching a Bible, stands...Blog Posts15th May 2017
#OnThisDay in 1683: The Rye House Plot, to assassinate English king Charles II was discovered
On this day in 1683 a plot to assassinate King Charles II of England and his brother/heir James was discovered. King...History12th June 2016
What is Oak Apple Day?
Falling on 29 May and known as ‘Oak Apple Day’, this is a former public holiday which, although less celebrated today as a...Blog Posts15th April 2016