Windsor's Lower Ward

Windsor's Lower Ward

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Panoramatic view of Windsor's Lower Ward.

The Lower Ward, (left to right) St George's Chapel, the Lady Chapel, the Round Tower, the lodgings of the Military Knights, and the residence of the Governor of the Military Knights.

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