Prince of Wales visit to Newcastle-under-Lyme

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Date:1925

Description:HRH The Prince of Wales is here seen travelling down Queen Street to Nelson Place, on a visit to Newcastle. The Prince is about to get out of the car for a civic reception that was held in Nelson Place.

In 1936 the Prince succeeded to the throne and became Edward VIII, following his abdication he was given the title Duke of Windsor.


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1880s
Building the Municipal Hall, Newcastle-under-Lyme
Building the Municipal Hall, Newcastle-under-Lyme

A group of men discussing plaans during the construction of the Municipal Hall on ...

1910s
Queen Victoria's Statue, Nelson Place, Newcastle-under-Lyme
Queen Victoria's Statue, Nelson Place, Newcastle-under-Lyme

Queen Victoria's statue is pictured here in its original position in Nelson Place. ...

1930s
Nelson Place, Newcastle-under-Lyme
Nelson Place, Newcastle-under-Lyme

A view of Nelson Place taken from Queen's Gardens. The Gardens, seen here in the ...

1950s
Roxy Cinema, Nelson Place, Newcastle-under-Lyme
Roxy Cinema, Nelson Place, Newcastle-under-Lyme

This oil painting signed and dated by Don Dawson is dated 1958 and depicts Nelson ...

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Donor ref:PA279 (22/4466)

Source: Brampton Museum and Art Gallery, Newcastle under Lyme

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