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|Image ref no||0501/035|
|Caption||The royal family leaving Kingstown (Dún Laoghaire) by carriage (1911)|
Mary, Queen (1867 - 1953)
Mary, Princess (1897 - 1965)
Wales, Edward, Prince of (1894-1972)
George V, King of Great Britain (1865 - 1936)
The carriage carrying King George V, Queen Mary, the Prince of Wales and Princess Mary leaves Kingstown (Dún Laoghaire) en route to Dublin following their arrival at Victoria Wharf on 8th July 1911. The carriage is being followed by an escort of the 5th Royal Irish Lancers. A guard of honour of Bluejackets and a crowd of spectators can be seen in the background.
The coronation royal visit of King George V and Queen Mary, took place from 8-12 July 1911, and was the last visit to Ireland by a reigning monarch before independence in 1922.
|Collection||RTÉ Murtagh Collection|
|Date of photograph||01/Jan/1911|