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Tag Archives: Eleanor Cross (Charing Cross) torn down by Roundheads (replaced by Charles I statute at Restoration)


YESTERDAY, WE FOUND London’s Charing Cross named for a bend in the River Thames and a cross honoring Eleanor, wife of England’s Edward I. We’d like to believe she’d rest … Continue reading

April 5, 2021 · 2 Comments