Richard II interrupting a tournament
Richard II stopping a tournament between Thomas Mowbray, Duke of Norfolk, and Henry Bolingbroke, Duke of Hereford -- a scene which comes at the beginning of Shakespeare's play, King Richard the Second.
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Hereford: Automobile Club Small Car Trials 1904
In 1904 The Automobile Club organised a trial of light cars from August 29 to September 3, on routes radiating daily from Hereford for six days. Of thirty-five starters, twenty-three completed the total distance of 620 miles. Gold medals were awarded in respect of two Wolseleys, one Siddeley, and two Swifts; silver medals were earned by two De Dion-Moutons, one Humber, and two Alldays. Six bronze medals were also awarded. Date: 1904
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Audrey Devereux with her children
Audrey Maureen Leslie Meakin was the daughter of James Meakin and Emma Beatrice Wallace. She married, firstly, Hon. Robert Godfrey de Bohun Devereux, son of Robert Charles Devereux, 17th Viscount Hereford and Ethel Mildred Shaw, on 5 December 1923. She married, secondly, Ernest Edmund Henry Malet Vaughan, 7th Earl of Lisburne, son of George Henry Arthur Vaughan, 6th Earl of Lisburne and Evelyn Probyn, on 14 November 1961. She died on 18 February 1978. From 5 December 1923, her married name became Devereux. The couple had two children: Diana (right) and Robert (left). From 14 November 1961, her married name became Vaughan. After her marriage, Audrey Maureen Leslie Meakin was styled as Countess of Lisburne on 14 November 1961. She was appointed Dame of Grace, Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem.
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