7 Dec 2018 In the presence of Royalty

We have recently been informed by the team at Northumberland Archives that one of the documents we recently deposited is of particular note – being physically signed by Queen Victoria.  Although it was common at the time for seals on documents to bare the image of the head of state, it was rare that documents were… Read more »

We have recently been informed by the team at Northumberland Archives that one of the documents we recently deposited is of particular note – being physically signed by Queen Victoria.  Although it was common at the time for seals on documents to bare the image of the head of state, it was rare that documents were hand signed.