Bloody Tower

Крова́вая ба́шня (в лондонском Тауэре [Tower of London]; построена при Ричарде II [Richard II, 1367-1400]; по преданию, в башне в 1483 умертвили наследных принцев [см. Princes in the Tower], детей Эдуарда IV [Edward IV, 1442-83])

English-Russian Great Britain dictionary (Великобритания. Лингвострановедческий словарь). 2014.

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  • Bloody Tower — a part of the Tower of London. It became known as the Bloody Tower after two young princes, the nephews of Richard III, were believed to be murdered there in 1483 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Bloody Tower — the name given to one of the towers of the Tower of London, built in the 14th century. It is called this because it is the place where the Princes in the Tower were kept prisoner and probably murdered in the late 15th century. * * * …   Universalium

  • (the) Bloody Tower — the Bloody Tower [the Bloody Tower] the name given to one of the towers of the ↑Tower of London, built in the 14th century, the place where the ↑Princes in the Tower were kept prisoner and probably murdered in the late 15th century …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tower of London — For other uses, see Tower of London (disambiguation) Coordinates: 51°30′29″N 0°4′34″W / 51.50806°N 0.07611°W / 51 …   Wikipedia

  • Tower of London — Der White Tower, der Kern der gesamten Festung Modell des Tower …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tower von London — Der White Tower, der Grundstein der gesamten Festung Modell des Towers …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bloody Point Range Lights — Infobox Lighthouse caption = location = coordinates = coord|32|05|49.7|N|80|52|23.5|W|type:landmark yearbuilt = 1883 yearlit = 1883 automated = yeardeactivated = 1922 foundation = construction = Wood shape = Dormer window on roof of house marking …   Wikipedia

  • Tower of London —    Situated at the eastern extremity of the City of London on the north bank of the Thames on Tower Hill (S. 45, and Bayley, ed. 1821, I. p. 1), on the confines of Middlesex and Essex, 1315 (Cal. P.R. 1313 17, p.314).    The most celebrated… …   Dictionary of London

  • Bloody Assizes — The Bloody Assizes were a series of trials started at Winchester on 25th August 1685 in the aftermath of the Battle of Sedgemoor, which ended the Monmouth Rebellion in England. There were five judges Sir William Montague (Lord Chief Baron of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Bloody Point Bar Light — Infobox Lighthouse caption = Bloody Point Bar Light prior to 1960 fire (USCG) location = West of the southern end of Kent Island, Maryland coordinates = coord|38.833|N|76.391|W|type:landmark yearlit = 1882 automated = 1961 yeardeactivated =… …   Wikipedia

  • London, Tower of — ▪ tower, London, United Kingdom byname  the Tower    royal fortress and London landmark. Its buildings and grounds served historically as a royal palace, a political prison, a place of execution, an arsenal, a royal mint, a menagerie, and a… …   Universalium


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