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Lincoln Castle, built by William the Conqueror. Katherine Swynford is buried here, along with her daughter, Joan Beaufort.

Tower of London - was founded towards the end of 1066 as part of the Norman Conquest of England. The White Tower, which gives the entire castle its name, was built by William the Conqueror in 1078, and was a resented symbol of oppression, inflicted upon London by the new ruling elite.