The City still pays rent to the Queen

In October there is a ceremony where the City pays its rent to the Queen.

The rent consists of:  an axe, a knife, 6 horseshoes, and 61 nails.

 



https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/london-is-still-paying-rent-to-the-queen-on-a-property-leased-in-1211

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