On This Day in Trinity House History – 22 March

1866

New uniform style for the Elder Brethren of Trinity House

“Her Majesty Queen Victoria has been pleased to command that, after the present date, the uniform of the Elder Brethren of the Trinity House, London, shall be of the Royal Navy pattern for the time being, save as respects the colour of the collar and cuffs of the full dress coat, and the description of lace, buttons, badges, and other distinguishing marks specified in the Order dated 22 March, 1866, which shall remain as at present.”

Edward VII (1841-1910) in Trinity House uniform

Edward VII (1841-1910) in Trinity House uniform

 

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