"Tower of London - The Broad Arrow Tower" Historical Tip by kris-t

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  Tower of London - The Broad Arrow Tower
by kris-t
 
 

Favorite thing: This tower takes its name from the broad arrow that was stamped on goods to show their royal ownership.

Fondest memory: In later years the tower became a prison and contains many inscriptions made by prisoners who were held here in the 16th and 17th centuries

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Feb 6, 2006
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