ST4302 : Cottages on the Monarch's Way, Broadwindsor, Dorset

taken 4 years ago, near to Broadwindsor, Dorset, Great Britain

Cottages on the Monarch's Way, Broadwindsor, Dorset
Cottages on the Monarch's Way, Broadwindsor, Dorset
The plaque on the cottage in the centre reads:

KING CHARLES II.
SLEPT HERE
SEPTEMBER 23-24, 1651.
ERECTED APRIL 4. 1802.

This cottage is on the route of Charles II's flight from his defeat at the battle of Worcester, and legend has it he slept here during his escape to France.
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Date Taken
Monday, 23 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 29 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement  Housing, Dwellings 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 4371 0261 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:49.2170N 2:48.0280W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 4375 0260
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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