Lincoln Memorial and Bastille
Comparison / Simularity










Bastille and Lincoln Memorial relationship to be further developed in upcoming book "Lincoln's Bastille: Abraham's Memorial and Prisons"



George Washington's

Bastille Key
"The Liberty Key"


Courtesy of Mount Vernon Ladies' Association



Current version 1.14    March 2020
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Link to Extra Supplements
 for previous purchasers (includes creative method of measurement for accurate Bastille size and dimensions,
interesting photos, with link to photos of the Iron Mask and Bastille Door)

When even more interesting things don't fit on Extra Supplements (eg news of an upcoming Youtube movie/video of how I solved the mystery of how big the Bastille was),
I put them here in Blog Form.  Click here and then Follow for automatic updates.

Click here for artwork.

   Click Here for Extra Supplements  
to include height, length, and width (size) dimensions of the Bastille  

Size of the Bastille

Click on image above for link to article:  Bastille Measurement:  Resurrecting the Dimensions of Despotism
or, for another, perhaps more accessible source, click here.


If you're interested in other historical items I've researched to help set stories straight,
click here for West Point Lore and here for Revolutionary War Reenactment.




              Our size of the Bastille       Video:  How big was the Bastille?



Our dimensions of the Bastille


Bastille Size

Link to more views of the Bastille


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