1862 article Prince of Wales attains his majority

Last updated on 2 December 2019

Celebrations at Tollerton in 1862

The following article appeared in the Nottinghamshire Guardian on Friday, 14 November 1862 when the village celebrated the Prince of Wales’ coming of age. The Prince of Wales, son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, was born 9 November 1841 and later became King Edward V11.