Day 393 - The Tower
26/1/12 - This door is in the Tower of London, building first began in the year of 1080 so that makes part of the tower of London 932 years old, it has also had some famous residents such as Guy Fawkes, Lady Jane Grey and Queen Anne Boleyn.
11. More's Cell
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The execution spot for Thomas More, John Fisher, Thomas Cromwell, Edward Seymour, Thomas Wyatt, Thomas Howard, and quite a few other unfortunate souls. The Tower of London is behind the trees in the centre, and that egg-shaped building is City Hall. The memorial itself is the square-patterned brickwork and plaques in the foreground. You'd think there'd be more fanfare for such an important place! Photo © The Tudor Tutor
Mary Boleyn the Unknown Sister - The Fall of the Boleyns by Sarah Bryson - The Anne Boleyn Files
Thank you again to Sarah Bryson from the Anne Boleyn: From Queen to History Page for the eighth part of her series on Mary Boleyn, I know that many of you are enjoying this examination of Mary’s life. On May 19th at approximately 9am Anne Boleyn, wearing a robe of grey damask trimmed with fur over […]
A year in the life of the Queen: The series of fascinating sketches drawn by artist who enjoyed unprecedented access to monarch for an entire year
The 260 drawings by Michael Noakes - who uniquely chronicled the Queen's daily routine and public duties throughout 1999 - are set to go under the hammer.
Salisbury Cathedral, Hertford Tomb: The Hertford tomb celebrates Edward Seymour and his wife Lady Catherine Grey, the sister of Lady Jane Grey and granddaughter of Henry VIII's sister Mary. Both were imprisoned in the Tower of London by Queen Elizabeth I because they had kept their marriage secret from her, Lady Catherine having a claim on the English throne.
Anne Boleyn's Final Resting Place
A video showing photographs of Anne Boleyn's final resting place at St Peter ad Vincula at the Tower of London. These shots were taken on 19th May, Anne Bole...
Queen's Coronation service live: Pregnant Kate Middleton shows off baby bump in elegant peach dress
Prince William and pregnant Kate Middleton will join other royals at Westminster Abbey to celebrate Her Majesty's 60th anniversary as Queen
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An interior view of the Tower of London showing the figure of Queen Elizabeth I as she would have looked on her way to St Paul's to give thanks for the defeat of the Spanish Armada in 1588.
The Most Haunted Places in London
London may be best known for the royal family, double decker buses, and bangers and mash ... but every city has a dark side. Go behind the scenes of some of the city's most legendary, haunted places.
All executions at the Tower of London and nearby Tower Hill were horrific, but a particularly unpleasant end awaited those who betrayed the Crown. Still taken from National Geographic's Bloody Tales of the Tower DVD. - Been here...Dug it!