The Queen’s Coronation

coronation 1953

Coronation of 1953
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The day the Queen was crowned in 1953, my husband rigged up a TV set in the shed with the door open, it was very hot, I was 9 months pregnant, I sat outside and watched the ceremony.

By Mrs Battie

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