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Confused by the dates relating to the English periods quoted by antique experts? The general periods relating to a period are listed below, whilst the more precise monarch's reigns are given to the right.
 

TUDOR

1485-1558

REIGNS OF HENRY VII, HENRY VIII, EDWARD VI, MARY 

ELIZABETHAN

1558-1603

REIGN OF ELIZABETH I

JACOBEAN

1603-1649

REIGNS OF  JAMES I AND CHARLES I

COMMONWEALTH

1649-1660

PROTECTORSHIP OF CROMWELL

CAROLEAN/LATE STUART

1660-1689

REIGNS OF CHARLES II AND JAMES II

WILLIAM AND MARY

1689-1702

REIGN OF WILLIAM AND MARY

QUEEN ANNE

1702-1727

REIGNS OF ANNE AND GEORGE I

GEORGIAN

1727-1820

REIGNS OF GEORGE II AND GEORGE III

REGENCY

1800-1830

REIGNS OF GEORGE III AND GEORGE IV

WILLIAM IV

1830-1837

REIGN OF WILLIAM IV

VICTORIAN

1837-1901

REIGN OF VICTORIA

EDWARDIAN

1901-1910

REIGN OF EDWARD VII

 

WILLIAM I

1066-1087

WILLIAM II

1087-1100

HENRY I

1100-1135

STEPHEN

1135-1154

HENRY II

1154-1189

RICHARD I

1189-1199

JOHN

1199-1216

HENRY III

1216-1272

EDWARD I

1272-1307

EDWARD II

1307-1327

EDWARD III

1327-1377

RICHARD II

1377 1399

HENRY IV

1399-1413

HENRY V

1413-1422

HENRY VI

1422-1461

EDWARD IV

1461-1470

HENRY VI

1470-1471

EDWARD IV

1471-1483

EDWARD V

1483-1483

RICHARD III

1484-1485

HENRY VII

1485-1509

HENRY VIII

1509-1547

EDWARD VI

1547-1553

MARY

1553-1558

ELIZABETH

1558-1603

JAMES 1

1603-1625

CHARLES I

1625-1649

COMMONWEALTH

1649-1660

CHARLES II

1660-1685

JAMES II

1685-1688

WILLIAM AND MARY

1688-1694

WILLIAM III

1694-1702

ANNE

1702-1714

GEORGE I

1714-1727

GEORGE II

1727-1760

GEORGE III

1760-1820

GEORGE IV

1820-1830

WILLIAM IV

1830-1837

VICTORIA

2837-1901

EDWARD VIII

1901-1910

GEORGE V

1910-1936

EDWARD VIII

1936-1936

GEORGE VI

1936-1952

ELIZABETH II

1952-PRESENT

 

 

 

 

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