Victorian Royal Visits

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Victoria made her first visit to Torquay in 1833 and had tea at the Glen on Babbacombe Beach. The owner, Elizabeth Whitehead had acted as governess to the infant Victoria in 1820 when the princess' father the Duke of Kent passed away whilst the Royal Family were staying at Sidmouth.

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Technical Information (Metadata)
Technical Information (Metadata)
Title Value
Identifier ref 394
Coverage Devon. Babbacombe. St Marychurch
Format duotone printed matter; 210 mm x 149 mm; photograph
Language en-uk
Publisher Torbay Library Services
Rights Torbay Library Services
Source Torbay Library Services
Subject Visitors. Babbacombe
Type Image
Keywords royalty boats marble quarry cary