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The Mysteries and Secrets of The Tower of London

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The Tower of London may seem like an old fortress that was built to house people of the highest royalty, but the Tower also housed some unusual guests as well. Within the 900-year-old walls, dark and chilling secrets lurk around every corner. The Tower of London has been around for many centuries, standing tall after gruesome World Wars that lead to destruction of parts of the Tower, but even after devastation, the Tower was able to keep traditions running smoothly, even to this day. Mysteries have occurred within the Tower dealing with the two possible murders of two little boys, killed because of a greedy family member and the theft of a very valuable and important piece of history, that if not noticed, could of put the existence of the Tower in harm’s way. Be prepared to enter the cool dark walls of the Tower of London, where many people suffered and many people spent the last of their years locked within the Tower, wishing and wanting to die. Some got their wish while others were doomed to perish as the long years egged on.
The London Tower was built to enforce the power of the Norman King, William the Conqueror and his successful victory and conquering the land of Hastings in 1066. The Tower stands near the Thames River in London (aviewoncites). The famous Tower is known to many as the Tower of London but, the actual full name of the fortress is ‘Her Majesty’s Royal Palace and Fortress, the Tower of London’ (royalcentral). The main parts of the Tower’s purpose was built was to house royal residences but, the Tower wasn’t used very often to do so instead, the fortress became a highly secured place to house high-status prisoners (primaryfacts). Only 22 executions took place throughout the span of the tower being used as a priso...

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