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Title: Leez Priory & The Most Notorious Villain in Tudor History - The Tudor Travel Gui


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When one of the most commonly cited life achievements of a man is the illegal torture of a defenceless young woman, you know that you must have met one of the most wretchedly cruel villains of Tudor history. However, this man was no shady character of the streets; not a heinous criminal bent on breaking the laws of the land, but a gentleman of the Tudor court who was granted wealth, lands and titles on account of his diligent – and some might say overly enthusiastic – pursuit of serving the blood-soaked whims of the reigning monarch.<br /> <br /> BUT WHO WAS HE?