Tower-of-london Sentence Examples
Thomas Howard, a politic mind, loyal to the powers that be, was released from the Tower of London in 1489, his earldom of Surrey and his Garter restored.
Among secular buildings, there is none more venerable than the Tower of London (q.v.), the moated fortress which overlooks the Thames at the eastern boundary of the City.
In 1550 eight Muranese glass-blowers were working in or near the Tower of London.
At this time Edward and his brother Richard, duke of York, were living in the Tower of London.
The date of the establishment of the Mint in the Tower of London is unknown.Advertisement
A bishop, however, was an inconvenient prisoner, and Flambard soon succeded in effecting his escape from the Tower of London.
Though separated, both succeeded in escaping simultaneously on the 3rd of June 1611; but, less fortunate than her husband, who got safe to the Continent, she was captured in the straits of Dover and shut up in the Tower of London.
After the attainder of Cromwell little is known of Latimer until 1546, when, on account of his connexion with the preacher Edward Crome, he was summoned before the council at Greenwich, and committed to the Tower of London.
When Richard left England (Dec. 1189), he put the tower of London in his hands and chose him to share with Hugh de Puiset, the great bishop of Durham, the office of chief justiciar.
With David's capture practically all serious Welsh resistance to the English arms ceased, if we except the unsuccessful attempt made to rouse the crushed nation in 1293 by Llewelyn's natural son, Madoc, who ended his days as a prisoner in the Tower of London.Advertisement
With Cardinal Ottoboni, who was to aid the English king, Henry III., against the bishops of the baronial party, he was besieged in the Tower of London by the rebellious earl of Gloucester, but was rescued by the future Edward I., on the 27th of April 1267.
Seeing this, Henry had, immediately after his victory at Bosworth, secured the person of the son, Edward, earl of Warwick, and kept him a prisoner in the Tower of London.
For this he was put under the charge of the bishop of London, and then of the bishop of Ely (in Holborn), and afterwards imprisoned in the Tower of London.
During the period allotted to his preliminary studies, he read over and over again all the yearbooks, reports, and law treatises in print, and at the Tower of London and other antiquarian repositories examined and carefully studied the records from the foundation of the English monarchy down to his own time.
Henry thereupon, finding his forces too weak to face the earl, took refuge in the Tower of London and proposed an arbitration.Advertisement
He died in the Tower of London under sentence for treason, and we may charitably hope that Elizabeth would have pardoned him.
I for one did not actually expect to find the Tower of London infiltrated by anyone, however benevolent; the notion seemed far-fetched.
The Tower of London Comprehensive Development Area was an area of urban blight with much war damage.
He was alarmed to see pictures of the giant gerbil sniffing round the Houses of Parliament, the Tower of London and Buckingham Palace.
You can still visit the Tower of London and see the Lion Tower where they kept the menagerie.Advertisement
It was afterward placed on the loftiest pinnacle of the Tower of London.
The king's young sons were imprisoned in the Tower of London by their uncle, Richard of Gloucester, who seized the throne.
He was charged with " war treason " and was imprisoned in the Tower of London.
Dressed in black, but with a bright red waistcoat, Essex executed at the Tower of London on February 25, 1601.
The Tower of London have some special late night entrances with private tours with the yeoman warders.Advertisement
In the following year he so stubbornly resisted Ireton's attack on Limerick that he was excepted from the benefit of the capitulation, and, after being condemned to death and reprieved, was sent as a prisoner to the Tower of London.
You can swat a midgie without getting sent to the Tower of London.
The king 's young sons were imprisoned in the Tower of London by their uncle, Richard of Gloucester, who seized the throne.
The Tower of London is reputedly one of the most haunted buildings in the city.
Anne was locked in the Tower of London and accused of witchcraft, incest, treason and adultery.
Even today, it's said the Tower of London continues to hold Anne's tortured soul trapped within the restless space between this world and the next.
From the Tower of London to the Parliament House in Suva, Fiji, ghosts have no boundaries.