A royal disappointment in 1860

A royal disappointment in 1860

There are 2 comments on the York Weekly story from Dec 23, 2009, titled A royal disappointment in 1860. In it, York Weekly reports that:

Queen Victoria had little inclination to appease her Canadian subjects who, throughout the 1850s, clamored for a royal visit.

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Britannia

Toronto, Canada

#1 Dec 24, 2009
7 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle

Queen's Speech tribute to UK troops

The Queen will pay tribute to Britain's Armed Forces in her Christmas message. She is head of the Armed Forces and takes an interest in the efforts of the country's soldiers, sailors and airmen serving overseas and closer to home.

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RHM

Scarborough, Canada

#2 Nov 20, 2010

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