On This Day in Trinity House History – 19 October

1852

HRH Prince Albert is elected Master of Trinity House

Trinity Monday: HRH Prince Albert, Prince Consort, KG KT KP GMB GCMG is elected Master of Trinity House, on the death of Arthur, 1st Duke of Wellington.

He sat as Master for the consecutive years until 1862.

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (later The Prince Consort; 26 August 1819 – 14 December 1861) was the husband of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.

HRH Albert Prince Consort

HRH Albert Prince Consort

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