The Big Ben
Throughout time there has been many marvelous structures that have been man made but none hold are as marvelous as The Big Ben. The Big was a key witness throughout Britain's history. Here you will learn about the keys and uniqueness of the clock tower. When you're done reading this you will understand the significance of this glorious monument and see it through the eyes of the tower.
Hardships of construction
Did you know?
There is many things that you don't know about the Big Ben here are a couple. The Big Ben is the Bell inside what is actually called the Elizabeth Tower. The bell is so loud that it can be heard as far as nine miles away. The bell weighs as much as 13 tons altogether. According to a parliamentary report, the Big Ben may stop working if it is not refurbished in a couple of years.
In the end...
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