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Questions tagged with should refer to historical states on the Great Britain island. The modern-day (since 1801) state United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland or (since 1922) United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland should be tagged with . Do not use for former existing British Empire; mark questions with tag instead.

Questions related to previous countries on the Great Britain island can be also tagged with or . Questions related to ancient Britannia province of the Roman Empire should also be tagged with .

Questions related to Ireland and Northern Ireland (Ulster) should be tagged with .

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