New Video on Anne Boleyn’s Prison and Execution Spot

| August 29, 2011

New Video on Anne Boleyn’s Prison and Execution Spot

Recently, I have received many emails from people planning a visit to the Tower of London asking for help in identifying the part of the Tower where Anne Boleyn was imprisoned in May 1536 and the location of the scaffold. I have written about it in the past – see Anne Boleyn and the Tower […]

5 May 1536 – Queen Anne Boleyn’s State of Mind

| May 5, 2011

5 May 1536 – Queen Anne Boleyn’s State of Mind

Back to the present day (no Lady Claire or Sir Tim) and a look at Anne Boleyn’s state of mind on this day in 1536, three days after her arrest and two weeks before her execution. Unfortunately, Sir William Kingston’s report to Cromwell on that day was badly damaged in the AshburnamHouse fire of 1731 […]