Visit of the Prince of Wales, Stone,

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Date:13th of June 1924

Description:View of the High Street during a visit from the Prince of Wales, later Edward VIII, who was passing through the town on his way from Sandon to the Potteries, via Trentham Park.

The Prince inspected a Guard of Honour of ex-servicemen and visited the War Memorial on Granville Square.

The shop on the left is Fred Jack's chemist shop.


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1880s
Stone Volunteer Band,
Stone Volunteer Band,

The band was formed by Band Sergt. H. Wood from members of Stone's battalion of ...

1900s
Agricultural Show, Stone
Agricultural Show, Stone

High Street decorated possibly for Staffordshire Agricultural Society's annual County ...

1920s
Crowd Awaiting the Arrival of the Prince of Wales, Stone,
Crowd Awaiting the Arrival of the Prince of Wales, Stone,

View of the High Street during a visit from the Prince of Wales, later Edward VIII, ...

1950s
High Street, Stone,
High Street, Stone,

The supermarket with the canopy (on the right) had recently been built when this ...

1970s
Air Training Corps Recruitment Display, Stone
Air Training Corps Recruitment Display, Stone

The aim of the Air Training Corps was to prepare cadets for service in the Royal ...

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Image courtesy of: Stone Historical and Civic Society

Donor ref:Stone Hist. and Civic Soc. No., PT00316, img: 2555 (18/2933)

Source: Staffordshire Museum Service

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