Curriculum links: Littlecote House

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This module links to the thematic study of the changing nature of relationships between the Crown and Parliament through an in depth study of one particular man and his house. It also shows a turning point in the thematic study of conflict over time.

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Did you know?

Is newer better?

The last cast-iron British smoothbore cannon, the 68 pounder, was 8 inches (203 mm), the same calibre as the heaviest guns of King Henry VIII three hundred years earlier. Their performance was probably not very different either!