August 23 – Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn visit Acton Court

| August 23, 2022

August 23 – Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn visit Acton Court

On this day in Tudor history, 23rd August 1535, in the reign of King Henry VIII, Sir Nicholas Poyntz welcomed the king and his second wife, Queen Anne Boleyn, to his home Acton Court in Iron Acton, South Gloucestershire. Poyntz was a royal favourite and keen reformer, and the royal couple were visiting reformers on […]

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