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What Do All These Have in Common?

                        • Either commemorate Alfred the Great or his family.

                        • Many others exist, including some pubs.

                        • So, we have to ask why?

                        • And why if you had asked Winston Churchill, who was a

                            historian in his own right, would he have answered that Alfred

                            was truly the greatest English monarch.

                        • He is the only English monarch known as ”the Great”.

                        • Puts him on a par with Peter & Catherine the Great of Russia.
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