The Ceremony of the Lilies and Roses.
The Restoration and After.
If one of the birds dies, another younger raven takes its place.
Each raven has got its name and the keepers carefully look after them.The property boasts 32 studio and one- bedroom apartments.It was built by William the Conqueror with stone that was brought over from Caen.From the intersections of the arches hang four superb drop pearls, the so-called Queen Elizabeth's Earrings, but there is no evidence that she ever wore them in this way.The Arms and Armour (Part Two) In the adjoining Sixteenth-century Room, fine arms and armour date from that century, but exclude English products.The Development of the Tower.The White Tower The great central keep was built by William the Conqueror and finished by his sons and successors, William Rufus and Henry.In late 17th and early 18th centuries all others were replaced by Sir Christopher Wren with the windows seen today.The armour was made about 1490 in Germany for use at the court of Emperor Maximillian I; the tilt helm was probably made in England in the same period.The development of decorative techniques is also evident.Sometime after 1660, a mannen kapsels kort opgeschoren achterkant new set of Regalia was made to replace what had been destroyed during the Commonwealth.
While awaiting the ladies, Blood suggested that his friends might see the Crown Jewels.