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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Going off half-cocked

Many older guns have a form of safety that prevents the gun from being fired when the hammer is pulled halfway back. Sometimes a fault develops which allows the gun to fire when the hammer is in the half-cocked position, before a proper aim can be taken.