A LETTER FROM BALMORAL CASTLE

Balmoral-Letter

A letter to Malcolm Lyell, managing director of the London shop, from Sir Alan Lascelles, Private Secretary to King George VI and the Queen.

Prince-of-Wales-with-1st-gun

King Edward VII as a boy with his first gun, a single barrel Westley Richards percussion gun. This gun which is on display in the collection at Sandringham, was the first gun used by King George V and his brother the Duke of Clarence. It was also the first gun used by King Edward VIII (the Duke of Windsor) and his brother King George VI.

King-Edward-1st-Tiger

King Edward VII with his first tiger shot with a Westley Richards Deeley Edge rifle during the 1875 tour of India.

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