Royal Westminster and the coronation

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Oxford university Press , New York
Westminster Abbey., Westminster Palace (London, England), Coronations -- Great Br


Great Br

Statementby J.G. Noppen, F.S.A., with a preface by His Grace the Duke of Norfolk.
LC ClassificationsDA687.W5 N64
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 147, [1] p., 1 l.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6360433M
LC Control Number37029414

The coronation of Elizabeth II took place on 2 June at Westminster Abbey, London. Elizabeth II ascended the throne at the age of 25 upon the death of her father, George VI, on 6 Februarybeing proclaimed queen by her privy and executive councils shortly afterwards.

The coronation was held more than one year later because of the tradition of allowing an appropriate length of time to Location: London, United Kingdom.

Royalty Coronations. Westminster Abbey has been Britain’s coronation church since From William the Conqueror through to Queen Elizabeth II, all except two monarchs have been crowned in the Abbey. The coronation ceremony, an occasion for pageantry and celebration, but it is also a solemn religious ceremony, has remained essentially the same over a thousand years.

For the last years, the ceremony has taken place at Westminster Abbey, London. The service is conducted by the Archbishop of Canterbury, whose task this has almost always been since the Norman Conquest in Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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The founding of royal Westminster --Norman days --The palace and the abbey of King Henry III --The middle ages and later --Westminster stories --Westminster as it is today --The coronation --Processions and banquets --The great officers of state --The court of claims --The prelates --The coronation chair, regalia and vestments --Coronation.

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