16674

FIRE AT THE TOWER OF LONDON

Awful Conflagration of the Tower of London. By Fire. Last Night, about 11 o?clock, a dreadful Fire broke out in the Tower of London, destroying all the Armoury and other property to the amount of œ800,000.

Published
J.Tomlinson, Printer.

Description
Broadside, folio, partly printed in bold blank, printed in double column, laid down on semi-stiff backing sheet, printed one side.

£125.00

SKU: 16674

Product Description

Fire broke out on the 30th October 1841 which destroyed the Armoury and other buildings but was put out before it could reach the main Tower. Vast crowds came to watch and there was great fear that the large storage of ammunition would be engulfed but this did not happen.