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Why is the Tower of London on the heritage list?

Because it is unique. There is nothing like it anywhere else in the  world. It is also over 1000 years old.   The construction was started in 1078, by William the Conquer (MORE)
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What are facts about tower of londons dungeons?

The Tower of London's dungeons consist of a number of catacombs.  During the Medieval Age, the dungeons served as torture chambers  for London's most hardened criminals. The (MORE)
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Who was held prisoner at the Tower of London?

In its long history many people have been imprisoned in the Tower of London. Probably the best known are: The "boy princes" Edward V and his brother Richard, Duke of York (sup (MORE)

How do you get to Alton towers from london by train?

Depart from London Euston Station by Virgin Trains to Stoke-on-Trent Station. The journey takes around 1 hour 25 minutes. Additionally, London Midland operate an hourly servic (MORE)
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Who was the last prisoner of the Tower of London?

The last prisoner to be EXECUTED in the Tower of London was Josef Jakobs, a sergeant of the German Army. The twins Ronnie and Reggie Kray, a notorious pair of London gangster (MORE)