1783 in Great Britain

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Events from the year 1783 in Great Britain. This year is notable for the conclusion of the American Revolution.

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Benjamin West's painting of the American delegation at the Treaty of Paris; the British delegation refused to pose, hence the painting remains incomplete

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  1. ^ a b "Chronology of Scottish History". A Timeline of Scottish History. Rampant Scotland. Retrieved 2016-01-20.
  2. ^ Cobbett, William, ed. (1814). The Parliamentary History of England: From the Earliest Period to Year 1803, Vol. XXIII: The Parliamentary Debates, 10 May 1782 to 1 December 1783. London: T. C. Hansard. pp. 346–354.
  3. ^ a b c Williams, Hywel (2005). Cassell's Chronology of World History. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. pp. 335–336. ISBN 0-304-35730-8.
  4. ^ Palmer, Alan; Palmer, Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 228–230. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2.
  5. ^ "British History Timeline". BBC History. Archived from the original on 2007-09-09. Retrieved 2007-09-03.
  6. ^ "George III's draft abdication letter released". BBC News. 2017-01-28. Retrieved 2017-01-28.
  7. ^ "PMs in history: Duke of Portland". 10 Downing Street. Archived from the original on 2007-09-12. Retrieved 2007-09-01.
  8. ^ Aston, Nigel (2004). "Moore, John (bap. 1730, d. 1805)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. Retrieved 2011-02-25. (subscription or UK public library membership required)
  9. ^ Rincon, Paul (2004-05-25). "Volcano 'drove up UK death toll'". BBC News. Retrieved 2007-09-01.
  10. ^ Hadley Centre Ranked Central England temperature.
  11. ^ Beech, Martin (1989). "The Great Meteor of 18 August 1783". Journal of the British Astronomical Association. 99 (3): 103.
  12. ^ a b Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0.
  13. ^ "PMs in history: William Pitt". 10 Downing Street. Retrieved 2007-09-01.
  14. ^ Gales, W.K.V. (1981). Ironworking. Princes Risborough: Shire. pp. 17–19. ISBN 0-85263-546-X.
  15. ^ "Samuel Prout (1783–1852)". artuk.org. Retrieved 2017-01-03.

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