Category Archives: Rutland

Rutland Day

Rutland Day is held on September 13th, “Grand Assault of Gibraltar Day”. The 58th (Rutlandshire) Regiment of Foot was a British Army line infantry regiment, raised in 1755. In 1770 it began a fourteen year spell in Gibraltar, which included … Continue reading

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Rutland Flag

The flag of England’s smallest county, Rutland, was registered on November 9th 2015. The design is a banner of the arms awarded to Rutland County Council and its successor administration, in 1950. William the Conqueror awarded land in the county to Henry … Continue reading

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