22nd July 1857 - Prince Consort visits Salisbury for Royal Agricultural Show

Prince_Albert_1848.jpg On the 22nd July 1857 Prince Albert, the husband of Queen Victoria visited the Royal Show in Salisbury. He had lunch at the Bishop’s Palace.[1]

Picture: By William Edward Kilburn (1818-91) (Royal Collection) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons


[1] The Popular History Of Old & New Sarum. T. J. Northy, Published by the Wiltshire County Mirror & Express Co. Ltd., 1897. Page 257. Available digitally on the Internet Archive - URL: https://archive.org/stream/popularhistoryof00nort/popularhistoryof00nort_djvu.txt.