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Prince Albert, Duke of York, (later King George V1) and Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, 1923 [who becomes Elizabeth I, the late queen mother]


The Queen was born Princess Elizabeth in 1926, the elder daughter of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth.


Micklegate Bar (in York) is probably the most important Bar being the gateway to the south. The Bar was therefore the natural location for the city dignitaries to greet visiting royalty but it was also the principal gate for displaying the heads of traitors! York, England

from Mail Online

The King and I: Charming pictures emerge of three-year-old Elizabeth cuddling up to her stuttering father George VI


A young Princess Mary in Scotland with the Prince of Wales and the Duke of York. From The Illustrated London News Wedding Number (on the occasion of her marriage to Viscount Lascelles), March 4, 1922. Princess Mary and Viscount Lascelles lived at Goldsborough Hall throughout the 1920s.