Ely Pubs - Past & Present has returned and available Mondays at 5pm Throughout June & July 2022.Starting at the Cromwell Arms (Oliver Cromwell's House), your tour will take you on a circular journey learning all about the social and economic history of the Inns and Ale Houses within the City of Ely.
10/03/2016 · CROMWELL THE HERO. When Oliver Cromwell sat for a portrait, he instructed the artist to "paint my picture truly like me, and not flatter me at all; but remark all these roughnesses, pimples, warts, and everything as you see me." That's Cromwell in a nutshell. No nonsense, blunt, and unsentimental, always ready to accept the ugly realities of life.
Our stylish hotel offers 77 individually-styled contemporary rooms full of vintage charm incorporating the original character features of the former farmhouse owned by John Thurloe, secretary to the historic Oliver Cromwell. The perfect stay for leisure, business and romantic breaks.
14/12/2019 · In England Oliver was a common medieval name, however it became rare after the 17th century because of the military commander Oliver Cromwell, who ruled the country following the civil war. The name was revived in the 19th century, perhaps due in part to the title character in Charles Dickens' novel Oliver Twist (1838), which was about a poor orphan living on the streets of London.
Oliver Cromwell instaurou um regime ditatorial na Inglaterra após a Guerra Civil. Revolução Puritana e Guerra Civil (1640-1649) A guerra civil entre a burguesia puritana e a Coroa ficou mais intensa quando, em 1642, Oliver Cromwell convocou a base da pequena burguesia e de camponeses para formar o Novo Exército Modelo ( New Model Army).