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The royal barge mooring at at Victoria Wharf, Kingstown (Dún Laoghaire) (1911)

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Caption   The royal barge mooring at at Victoria Wharf, Kingstown (Dún Laoghaire) (1911)
Personalities/Groups   Mary, Queen (1867 - 1953)
George V, King of Great Britain (1865 - 1936)
Description   King George and Queen Mary are seated in the royal barge as it moors at Victoria Wharf, Kingstown (Dún Laoghaire), County Dublin on 8th July, 1911. The crew are holding their oars aloft as two sailors at the front of the barge manoeuvre it towards the landing stage.

The coronation royal visit of King George V and Queen Mary took place from 8-12 July 1911, and was the last visit by a reigning monarch to Ireland before independence in 1922.  
Collection   RTÉ Murtagh Collection  
Date of photograph   08/Jul/1911
(08/Jul/1911 - 08/Jul/1911)  
Rights holder   RTÉ  
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