Category : Royal Visits

Maria Henrietta landing at Dover Sir, the following account of the arrival at Dover from Boulogne of the lovely Queen of the unfortunate Charles I, is copied from an interesting and scarce little volume entitled Finetti Philoxen is published by James Howell in 1656 from the manuscript of Sir John Finett, Kt, the friend of ..

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Reports (edited) of Celebrations in Dover for the marriage of the Prince of Wales to the Princess Alexandra in 1863: “On Tuesday last at half past twelve o’clock was solemnized at St George’s Chapel, Windsor, the marriage of His Royal Highness Albert Edward Prince of Wales, with Her Royal Highness the Princess Alexandra Caroline Maria ..

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Coronation of his Majesty George the Fourth. The Mayor and Corporation of Dover, will dine together at the Antwerp Inn, on Thursday the 19th of July instant, to celebrate the Coronation of his Most Gracious Majesty King George the Fourth, and will be happy to meet the Gentlemen of the Town and Neighbourhood, together with ..

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Queen Victoria’s visit to Dover, in 1858 Dover received only 24 hours notice of Queen Victoria’s visit to Dover, with Prince Albert on August 31st, 1858. The royal couple were returning from a visit to Berlin and had earlier been expected to return home via Gravesend. But it is said the Queen herself gave orders ..

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