1230s in England

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Events from the 1230s in England.

Incumbents[edit]

Monarch - Henry III

Events[edit]

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1231
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1234
  • 2 April - Pope Gregory IX consecrates Edmund Rich as Archbishop of Canterbury.
  • 16 April - Richard Marshal murdered, defending his estates against Henry's supporters.[1]
  • Peter de Rivaux and Peter des Roches fall from power.[3]
  • July - Llywelyn makes peace with Henry, retaining control of Cardiganshire.[1]
  • 2 December - A royal decree prohibits institutes of legal education within the City of London.[5]
  • Court of King's Bench established.
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1236
1237
  • January - At the insistence of the barons, Henry enlarges the royal Council, in return for the imposition of a new tax.[1]
  • 25 September - Treaty of York signed between Scotland and England establishes the border between the two countries.[3]
  • Henry III installs a leopard house at the Tower of London.[1]

1237 or 1239 - The main tower of Lincoln Cathedral collapses.[3]

1238
1239

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o Palmer, Alan; Palmer, Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 80–82. ISBN 978-0-7126-5616-0. 
  2. ^ Carpenter, David. The Reign of Henry III. p. 50. Retrieved 8 December 2007. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h Williams, Hywel (2005). Cassell's Chronology of World History. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. pp. 138–139. ISBN 978-0-304-35730-7. 
  4. ^ Simons, Paul (2008). Since Records Began. London: Collins. pp. 135–6. ISBN 978-0-00-728463-4. 
  5. ^ Douthwaite, William Ralph (1886). Gray's Inn, Its History & Associations. Reeves and Turner. p. 2. OCLC 2578698. 
  6. ^ Hey, David. Medieval South Yorkshire. 
  7. ^ "History". Wells Cathedral. Archived from the original on 2010-10-31. Retrieved 10 February 2008. 

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