|Alleyway where the ghostly soldier marches|
- Inside the White Tower there's a huge display of armor from many of the kings, including Henry VIII.
SEVEN EXECUTIONS AT THE TOWER OF LONDON: Despite its enduring reputation as a place of torture and death, popularised by 16th-century religious propagandists and 19th-century writers, only seven people were executed within the Tower before the World Wars of the 20th century. Executions were more commonly held on the notorious Tower Hill to the north of the castle, with 112 occurring there over a 400-year period.
ROB'S EXPERIENCE WITH THE GHOSTLY SOLDIER:Before we entered the White Tower, I (Rob) saw a soldier walking down this walk between buildings. White Tower is on the right). He was dressed in 1600s clothing and he disappeared!
THE WHITE TOWER:
|The White Tower: Credit: Wikipedia (it was gray and wet on our visit)|
Following are some of the VIDEOS we made of the Armor collections, which we thought were more interesting than the crown jewels!
|Henry VIII's Armor in White Tower|