the most attacked religious establishment ever. A monastery off the coast
of Northumbria, it was the subject of relentless Viking attacks.
photographs of the Tower of London. A Fortress begun by William the Conqueror
in 1078 as a defence for London. It was added to until the 16th century.
from inside the grounds of Battle Abbey towards the main gate.
of Danish battleaxes. You can imagine the damage one of these things could
inflict. It was the preferred weapon of the Saxons.