The 1911 Coronation

The Coronation of George V and his wife Mary as King and Queen of the United Kingdom and British Empire took place at Westminster Abbey on June 22nd 1911. The Borough of Ilkeston planned a series of activities to commemorate the occasion.

This copy of a local booklet was sent to me by Mike Hallam, who has contributed extensively to the Hallam family history page

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Introduction. The Knighton family.  Religion … and Death.  Travel, Trade and Business.  Leisure.  School Days.  The 1911 Coronation.  Post-war Jackson Avenue