The Tower Bombing.
On July 17, 1974
Dorothy Household was killed in a no-warning IRA bomb explosion at the
Tower of London just after 2 PM. The explosion occurred in the basement
of the eleventh-century White Tower, the oldest building in the complex.
In total 41 people, many of them children, were rushed to hospital after
the blast. Of the injured, 14 were in a serious condition.
"The Little Princes" refers to the the two sons of Edward IV of England who were
in the Tower and mysteriously disappeared. They were said to have