The Temple Church Dating back to 1170-1185, this church was built in the round in tribute to Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulchre. There are effigies of nine crusading knights in full armour that span the 12th, 13th and 14th centuries. King's Bench Walk at Inner Temple Lane EC4 Tel: +44 (0)20 7797 8250 Tube: Temple/Faringdon www.templechurch.com
William Marshal had been born during the Civil Wars of King Stephen and Empress Mathilda. He trained and knighted one intended king; served faithfully Kings Henry II, Richard the Lionheart, and John Lackland; and knighted and served as regent for a fourth king. My 28 times GG father twice and 27 GG father twice.....so far. Widely considered to be the greatest knight to ever live.