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Windsor castle

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  • 1. WINDSOR CASTLETauri TammeC. R. J. GymnasiumForm 9cSupervisor: Marje Maasen2012
  • 2. WINDSOR CASTLE England, Berkshire Largest occupied castle Built in 1066 (upgraded) Built for defense Built by William the Conqueror River Thames
  • 3. WAR Military headquarters English civil war Prison Survived all the wars
  • 4. ARCHITECTURE Thirteen acres Fortification, palace, small town Lower ward Middle Ward Upper ward
  • 5. UPPER WARD Major buildings Royal apartments King George IV Gate to the south
  • 6. MIDDLE WARD Motte (15m) Round Tower Western entrance Eastern exit Norman gatehouse
  • 7. LOWER WARD St George’s Chapel Order of the Garter Lady Chapel The Horseshoe Cloister Curfew Tower
  • 8. 1992 FIRE Major fire 15 hours Upper ward 200 fire fighters Restored £37 million (£50.2 million in 2009 terms)
  • 9. 21ST CENTURY Occupied Royal Palaces Estate Largest inhabited castle 500 people Royal visits
  • 10. TOURISM Tourist attraction Almost a million tourists in a year Security Water turbines
  • 11. USED MATERIALS http://shrt.st/2ci3 http://shrt.st/2ci4 http://shrt.st/2ci5 http://shrt.st/2ci6 http://shrt.st/2ci7 http://shrt.st/2ci9 http://shrt.st/2cii http://shrt.st/2cin

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