The British Empire comprised the dominions, colonies, protectorates, mandates
and other .... In 1496 King Henry VII of England, following the successes of Spain
and Portugal in overseas exploration,...
The British Empire: Its Colonies, Dominions and Mandates .... It really began to
disintegrate into the two distinctive countries of England and France ... on the
creation of Britain or the formation of the United Kingdom; the one exception
Mar 20, 2015 ... By 1670 there were British American colonies in New England, Virginia, and
Maryland and settlements in the Bermudas, Honduras, Antigua, ...
She is called Virginia Dare (Virginia, in honour of England's virgin queen, is the
name given to the colony). But when an English ship next visits the island, ...
During the reign of Elizabeth I, England set up trading companies in Turkey,
Russia, ... In the early seventeenth century those colonies were expanded and
The British Empire in 1897, marked in pink, the traditional colour for Imperial
British ... Statue of John Cabot in Newfoundland, England's first overseas colony .
... a lordship under the authority of the English crown to a kingdom in its own right
Quite naturally Henry decided to annex Ireland to his already huge empire. The
Irish ... Some 20 years later, the then King of England Charles 2nd died and was
Aug 26, 2014 ... ... from the United Kingdom after 307 years of union with England. ... At its most
extensive, the British Empire comprised 57 colonies, dominions, ...
1. I feel that the main reason the British Empire was so successful was the Royal
Navy. Before ... Before the advent of aircraft, most of the colonies were accessible
s... ... The Industrial Revolution sparked off in England in the early 18th century,
..... In most of the cases the King has been the head of the empire, so in case of ...
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Mar 21, 2014 ... The British Empire was the largest Empire in history; At it's zenith, ... The only
serious loss of territory was the loss of the 13 American colonies in the American
... Kings and Queens of England - Episode 1: Normans to Magna ...