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Act of Union of 1707

1707 - 1707

Much of the Act was mundane and obvious - a single coinage, common taxes and the same weights and measures. More importantly, there was to be one Parliament and one monarch. And perhaps most significantly of all, at least as far as this readership is concerned, there would be one faith - described repeatedly in the Act as ‘the True Protestant Religion’.

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