Windows In The Great Watching Chamber At Hampton Court
The Great Watching Chamber got its name from its position as the first of the king's state apartments behind the Great Hall. Here members of the Yeomen of the Guard were stationed to watch and control access. Members of the court gathered here to wait to see the king in his private chambers. © Roger Wyrick. All rights reserved.
The Tudor Heirs, 1st Generation
Arthur, Margaret, Henry, and Mary Tudor. The surviving children of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York. Prince of Wales, Queen of Scotland, King of England, and Queen of France.
Anne of the Thousand Days (1969) - IMDb
Henry VIII of England discards one wife, Katharine of Aragon, who has failed to produce a male heir, in favor of the young and beautiful Anne Boleyn.
March 27, 1489: Catherine of Aragon Betrothed to Prince Arthur Tudor
Catherine of Aragon, aged around 11, by Juan de Flandes (public domain via Wikimedia Commons) In 1489, Henry VII had reigned for only four years.
Anne Boleyn's letter to Henry VIII? Page 2
Copyright British Library. Page 2 of the letter. This is said to be a copy of Anne Boleyn's last letter, written to Henry VIII from her prison in the Tower of London. This letter is said to have been found amongst Thomas Cromwell's papers after his execution. Cromwell was a meticulous note-keeper, it isn't impossible to believe that he would make a copy of Anne's letter knowing that Henry would destroy the original. Just a week after Anne's execution Cromwell was telling people how brave she…
Mary Shelton 1510–1570/71 was one of the contributors to the Devonshire manuscript. Either she or her sister Margaret (Madge) Shelton may have been a mistress of King Henry VIII. Daughter of Sir John Shelton and his wife Anne,the sister of Thomas Boleyn, 1st Earl of Wiltshire.Married firstly Anthony Heveningham snd had seven children.Married thirdly Phillip Appleyard.
Revealed, Henry VIII's lost pleasure palace: Amazing scale model recreates Nonsuch Palace more than 300 years after it was destroyed
The magnificence of Nonsuch Palace has been brought to life in this incredible scale model - showing it in all its glory for the first time in more than 300 years.
Jane “Lady Rochford” Parker Boleyn (1510-1542) -...
Born Jane Parker, daughter of Baron Morley. She married George Boleyn, Lord Rochford, but gave evidence against him at the trial that led to the executions of George and his sister Queen Anne. Appointed lady-in-waiting to Queen Katherine Howard, she was accused of aiding the Queen in her indiscretions and was charged...
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A Gold and Enamel Pendant by Robert Phillips in the form of the Tudor Rose, executed in red and white enamel, highlighted with stylised green enamel leaves which radiate from the back, the whole suspended from a white enamel Fleur de lys. London, circa 1875