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From: "Andrew Hope" <>
Subject: Re: Dates using the Monarch's Name
Date: 18 Feb 1999 15:39:58 GMT
Mike&Jean Garner <> wrote in article
> Could someone please tell me how do you interpret the date: 51 Henry
> He ruled from 1216-1272.
It is the fifty first year of his reign, that is, from 28 October 1266 to
27 October 1267. No doubt there is a web site somewhere with them all, but
the Handbook of Dates published by the Royal Historical Society is the
easiest means of reference.