Robert Walpole is sent to the Tower for alleged corruption

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Historical Context Note

Robert Walpole is sent to the Tower of London for alleged corruption as Secretary at War in dealing with Scottish affairs.
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Editors. "Robert Walpole is sent to the Tower for alleged corruption". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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