When was the tower of london made?

Answer Initial construction of the Tower of London's White Tower began in the 1070s and was completed by 1100. By about 1350 a series of buildings were added to make a fortress. In 19th century the moat w... Read More »

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When was the tower of london constructed?

Construction on the stronghold known as the Tower of London began during William the Conqueror's reign in the 1070s. The first permanent structure, the White Tower, was completed by 1100. However, ... Read More »

When was the London Tower Bridge built?

Plans for the London Tower Bridge were developed in 1876 and the bridge was finished in 1894. The bridge is built over the River Thames and stretches for 265 meters (about 869 feet). It was designe... Read More »

When did the tower of london open to tourism?

Although the Tower of London had wealthy sightseers as early as the late 1500s, it wasn't until the late 1830s that the Tower was made accessible to everyone. In 1838, a ticket office opened where ... Read More »

When was Sir Walter Raleigh put in the Tower of London?

Sir Walter Raleigh was sent to the Tower of London, at that time a prison, in 1603. He was imprisoned for conspiring to assassinate James I. He remained in prison until 1616, when he was released f... Read More »