Monarchs of Britain

A British Monarchs Mnemonic PoemThese are traditional aids used in UK schools to help students remember the order of British Monarchs from William the Conqueror on .

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Tower of London, London, England

CROWNS~The British Crown Jewels are a symbol of monarchy for the British people. They have been used by Kings and Queens since 1661 or earlier.


European Royal Family Tree

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The Scepter with the Cross was made in 1661, and is so called because it is surmounted by a cross. In 1905, it was redesigned to incorporate the Cullinan I, also known as the Great Star of Africa, which at over 530 carats (106 g) is the largest cut diamond in the world. During the coronation, the monarch bears the Scepter with the Cross in the right hand.

In the Great Star of Africa was given to King Edward VII of England and set into the Royal Scepter. The Royal Scepter is still used today by Queen Elizabeth It is one of the largest polished diamonds in the world.

The Palace of Holyrood House ~ Edinburgh, Scotland

The Palace of Holyroodhouse ~ Edinburgh, Scotland .This century palace is the official residence of the British monarch of Scotland. The palace is used one week for holding court, which Queen Elizabeth usually does so in the summer.

Westminster Abbey |Church Of England|

Westminster Abbey is one of the quintessential visions of London, and one of the most impressive places to get to know the kings & queens of old. The Collegiate Church of St Peter at Westminster, London - "Westminster Abbey" at night.

Prince William and Duchess Catherine's New Baby is Welcomed into the Royal Family Tree -=- Instantly Taking his Proper Place !!

The first child of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge is third in line to the British throne.The Royal baby baby boy will displace Prince Harry, who will drop to fourth in line, and Prince Andrew, Duke of York, to fifth.

Hampton Court Palace | Community Post: Top 5 Historical Buildings In London

Top 5 Historical Buildings In London

Hampton Court Palace Berkshire, England taste of Devonshire cream on scones baked in famous kitchen that served King Henry VIII

Famous Tombs>Henry II & Eleanor of Aquitaine, their son Richard the Lionheart and Isabella d'Angouleme

Fontevraud interior: This abbey is home to tombs of the Plantagenet kings – Henry II and Richard the Lionheart.