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The Tower of London’s Triennial Battle with All Hallows Church
The Tower of London’s Triennial Battle with All Hallows Church

The Tower of London’s Triennial Battle with All Hallows Church

Later this month will see the Triennial Battle outside the Tower of London between the Beefeaters and the parish of the neighbouring church of All Hallows.

May
12
See London’s best preserved Roman floor in a Church Crypt
See London’s best preserved Roman floor in a Church Crypt

See London’s best preserved Roman floor in a Church Crypt

If you were to visit a certain Church in the City of London and go down into its crypt museum, almost overlooked under the stairs you can find one of the most perfectly preserved tessellated Roman pavements in the City.

Aug
17
2012

Beating the Bounds and Thrashing the Thames

Beating the Bounds is an ancient custom still observed in many English parishes on Ascension Day – the 40th day after Easter – including, fortunately for me, a parish within the City of London. The roots of the tradition go

May
14
2010