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The Tower of London

The Tower of London stands proudly in the heart of London, commanding an intimidating position over the river Thames. The castle dates back over 1000 years, and has been embroiled in centuries of war, uprisings and...

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Rochester Castle in Kent

Rochester Castle is a Norman fortress with centuries of stories to be told, most famous of all being the great siege by King John in 1215. Rochester castle has one of the tallest keeps in all...

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The Peasant

Being the peasant in the Middle Ages must qualify as the worst job in history, but of course we’re only guessing because the peasants didn’t leave behind many records of their existence, however, some records...