SY3693 : The Queen's Armes Hotel, Charmouth

taken 9 years ago, near to Charmouth, Dorset, Great Britain

The Queen's Armes Hotel, Charmouth
The Queen's Armes Hotel, Charmouth
King Charles II, fleeing from the Battle of Worcester, spent the night of 22 September 1651, in the Queen's Armes. He was hoping to take passage on a boat to France but his plans unraveled and he had to take flight inland.

The hotel is currently being converted into holiday flats. Another couple of coats of paint will hide the hotel name. SY3693 : Queens Armes Hotel, Charmouth A sign reports that Catherine of Aragon stayed here in 1501.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 26 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 1 March, 2008
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Accommodation > Hotel   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 365 936 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:44.3227N 2:54.0071W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SY 366 936
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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