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The Tower, London

The Tower, London

Photographer: Unknown

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1875

Shelfmark: 10348.bbb.38

Item number: 21

Genre: Photograph

The Tower of London on the north bank of the River Thames. The original tower, known as the White Tower was built about 1078 by William the Conqueror. It has functioned as a royal palace and stonghold, a prison and a place of execution.

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