FORMER MONARCH QUEEN VICTORIA DIED 122 YEARS AGO TODAY AT OSBORNE HOUSE

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Victoria ‒ Queen of the United Kingdom, Empress of India and Head of the Commonwealth ‒ passed away at her home on the Isle of Wight at 18:30 on 22nd January 1901. She was the last monarch of Britain from the House of Hanover; her son Edward VII belonged to her husband’s House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. Herkomer’s watercolour of the late Queen, entitled ‘Queen Victoria on her Deathbed, Osborne during the night of January 23 1901’ was framed in ivory and now hangs outside Victoria’s bedroom at Osborne House. On 1st February 1901, thousands of people lined the route for her funeral procession from Osborne House through East Cowes to Trinity pier. Queen Victoria’s coffin was placed on the Royal Yacht Alberta, which carried the Queen’s coffin across the Solent to Portsmouth.
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