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Osborne House on the Isle of Wight, England

Osborne House on the Isle of Wight, England East Cowes United Kingdom
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$8.95

  

Stock #: 278472
City: East Cowes
Country: United Kingdom
Postmark: 1911 May-27
PM City: Westfield
PM State: MA
Stamp: 1c
Philatelic Notes: Flag cancel
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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This was one of the numerous residences of the late Queen Victoria and is best seen from the sea. During the life of Prince Albert, Queen Victoria's consort, towers were added and terraces placed. Here were the Prince's experiments, model farm, laborers' cottages, etc., built on the latest sanitary principles. The castle is surrounded by 5,000 acres of garden, glen, valley, and meadow