Hagley Hall, Hagley, Worcestershire - Last of the great Palladian houses. It remains largely the creation of one man, George, 1st Lord Lyttelton (1709-73), secretary to Frederick, Prince of Wales, poet & man of letters & briefly Chancellor of the Exchequer. Before the death of his father in 1751, he began to landscape the grounds in the new 'picturesque' style, & between 1754 & 1760 it was he who was responsible for the building of the house as it is seen today.
The Dagmar Necklace, 1863 Given by King Frederick VII of Denmark to Princess Alexandra on her marriage to the Prince of Wales (the future King Edward VII) in 1863. It is set with 118 pearls and 2,000 diamonds. The gold and enamel cross is a replica of the twelfth-century Dagmar Cross
Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales (19 February 1594 – 6 November 1612) was the eldest son of King James I & VI and Anne of Denmark. His name comes from grandfathers Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley and Frederick II of Denmark.Prince Henry was widely seen as a bright promising heir to his father's throne.However, at the age of 18, he predeceased his father when he died of typhoid fever.Subsequently, heirship to the English and Scottish thrones passed to his younger brother Charles. by lisby1, via…
Tudor and Stuart Royals, a painting at Leeds Castle Henry VII; Henry VIII; Edward VI; Mary I; Elizabeth I; James I; Henry, Prince of Wales; Charles I; Anne of Denmark; Frederick V, King of Bohemia; Elizabeth, Queen of Bohemia
Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales, son of James I, grandson of Mary, Queen of Scots - (19 February 1594 – 6 November 1612) was the eldest son of King James I & VI and Anne of Denmark. His name comes from grandfathers Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley and Frederick II of Denmark.
1906 Description: Photograph of the Prince and Princess of Wales, later King George V (1865-1936) and Queen Mary (1867-1953): standing outside door at Abergeldie. The Prince is dressed in Highland costume; his terrier dog, Happy, sits to right