Tower of London Scenes

Object Title

Tower of London Scenes

Tower of London Scenes

Date

22 April 1848

Reference

TOL PED/TOWER/528/1-7

Level

File

Scope and Content

An article, illustrated by steel engravings, with an ornamental title incorporating a view of the Tower from the river and a fanciful Yeoman Warder, extolling the merits of a visit to the Tower as a 'rational mode of passing an Easter holiday'. Unsigned, except for the title which appears to be signed 'H. Anelay'.

'Illustrated London News, April 22, 1848.' pp. 266-268. 1. View of the Tower of London from the river, with the 'Ruby' paddle steamer in the foreground.
2. 'Chamber in the Beauchamp Tower.'
3. 'Apartment in St. Thomas's, or Traitor's, Tower.'
4. Ruins of the Brick Tower.'
5. The Horse Armoury.'
6. 'The Bowyer Tower Basement.'
7. 'Ruins of the Bowyer Tower.'

Extent

2 sheets of paper

Contents

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