Periods in English history

Prehistoric Britain                            until c. 43

Roman Britain                                    c. 43–410

Anglo-Saxon                                      c. 500–1066

Norman                                               1066–1154

Plantagenet                                       1154–1485

Tudor                                                    1485–1603

Elizabethan         1558–1603

Stuart                                                    1603–1714

Jacobean             1603–1625

Carolean              1625–1649

(Interregnum)   1649–1660

Restoration        1660–1688

Georgian                                             1714–1830

Regency                                               1811–1837

Victorian                                              1837–1901

Edwardian                                           1901–1914

First World War                                 1914–1918

Interwar                                              1918–1939

Second World War                           1939–1945

Post-war                                              since 1945