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  Windsor House
Alterations: The exterior appearance of the Windsor House has changed very little with the exception of the addition of dormers, the subtraction of one (l) or two (2) chimneys, the enclosure of part of the second story front balcony, and the recent removal of many of the shutters.
The present Windsor House was built in 1836, and its construction marked the prosperity of early Nineteenth Century Windsor, which by this time had become an important center for the machine tool industry.
Windsor House served as a prominent hostelry for almost one hundred and fifty (150) years and had many important personages sign its register, including Jenny Lind and Theodore Roosevelt.
www.crjc.org /heritage/V09-3.htm   (560 words)

  
 SMOKESHOP 12/02 - House of Windsor
House of Windsor keeps 80 years of tobacco blending expertise alive, drawing on staff talent, amazing recipes, and some key help from a small, family-owned Ohio cigar company.
While House of Windsor is a considerably smaller company today than it was during the 1970s, it has retained proportionally far more talent and expertise than its size would suggest, the benefit of years of accumulated resources.
House of Windsor still produces some of its oldest formulas as is, others are used more like seasonings in a new recipe.
www.smokeshopmag.com /1202/dist.htm   (1899 words)

  
 House of Windsor@Everything2.com
Edward VIII George VI Henry William Windsor George Edward Windsor Prince of Wales Duke of York Duke of Gloucester Duke of Kent (1894-1972) (1895-1952) (1900-1974) (1902-1942)
Thus the House of Windsor was born, although it is really the House of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha continued under another name and to date all subsequent monarchs of Great Britain have sported the surname of 'Windsor'
Albert Frederick became the Duke of York in 1920 and Dukedoms were similarly bestowed on the younger sons; Henry William became the Duke of Gloucester in 1928 and George Edward the Duke of Kent in 1934.
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 The Biography Channel - House Of Windsor, The: Survival Of A Dynasty Biography
House Of Windsor, The: Survival Of A Dynasty discography
House Of Windsor, The: Survival Of A Dynasty bio
House Of Windsor, The: Survival Of A Dynasty filmography
www.thebiographychannel.co.uk /biography_home/1635:1930/House_Of_Windsor_The_Survival_Of_A_Dynasty.htm   (504 words)

  
  Windsor House Hotel London,Windsor House Hotel in London
Windsor House Hotel London is situated in Central London in the Earls Court, Kensington & Chelsea area.
Windsor House Hotel is a family run hotel and has been in existence for over four decades.
Windsor House is conveniently located from Gatwick Airport and Heathrow Airport.
www.6london.com /hotels-in-london/one-star-hotels-in-london/windsor-house-hotel.html   (273 words)

  
  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: George VI of the United Kingdom   (Site not responding. Last check: )
He was the third British monarch to use the name Windsor, the name his father had given to his branch of the German royal House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha.
The House of Windsor, previously called the House of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, is the Royal House of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the other Commonwealth Realms.
George VI (Albert Frederick Arthur George) (December 14, 1895 - February 6, 1952) was the third British monarch of the House of Windsor, reigning from (December 11, 1936 to February 6, 1952).
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/George-VI-of-the-United-Kingdom   (1558 words)

  
 Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > House of Windsor   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The House of Windsor, previously called the House of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, is the Royal House of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
The House was renamed Windsor in 1917 by King George V during World War I, on account of the German origins of the name, given that what was then United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland was at war with Germany.
Descendants of Queen Elizabeth II and her husband, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, have the surname of Mountbatten-Windsor (through an Order-in-Council given in 1960), although they will remain in the House of Windsor.
www.kids.net.au /encyclopedia-wiki/ho/House_of_Windsor   (309 words)

  
  House of Windsor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The House of Windsor, a branch of the Saxe-Coburg and Gotha line of the House of Wettin, is the Royal House of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and each of the other Commonwealth Realms.
Thus, the name Wettin was renamed Windsor, which also became the name of the Royal House through an Order-in-Council of King George V.
King George V's reign began in 1910 under the House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and ended in 1936.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/House_of_Windsor   (505 words)

  
 Search: House of Windsor Family Tree
The House of Windsor, a branch of the Saxe-Coburg and Gotha line of the House of Wettin, is the Royal House of the...
How the 'House of Windsor' came from the 'House of Saxe...
The House of Windsor came into being in 1917, when the name was adopted as the British Royal Family's official...
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 The Middle-Finger News - Royalty At War
She is a Hessian from the German House of Hanover and with her husband assassinated the true heir to the English Throne namely Princess Diana of Wales, Head of the House of Stuart.
After that date the Headship of the House of Stuart passed to the House of Savoy by virtue of its descent from Henrietta-Anne (1644-1670), daughter of King Charles I, and her husband Philippe, Duke of Orléans.
Thereafter it passed by marriage to the House of Modena-Este and later to the House of Wittelsbach (Bavaria), with whom it rests today and the Head of which is Duke Franz.
www.rense.com /general39/midde.htm   (1465 words)

  
 House of Windsor - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The House of Windsor is the current Royal House of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and each of the other Commonwealth realms.
The older part is a branch of the Saxe-Coburg and Gotha line of the House of Wettin, while the newer part is a branch of the Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg line of the House of Oldenburg.
The Duke of Teck became the Marquis of Milford Haven and the name of the royal house, and the royal surname was changed to Windsor, after the town of Windsor and Windsor Castle.
simple.wikipedia.org /wiki/House_of_Windsor   (439 words)

  
 Melrose House Windsor
The guest house has been established for over eighteen years and is now under new management.
Windsor itself is renowned as a short break destination combining 1,000 years of history, contemporary shopping and fine dining, with sports, leisure activities and events.
Whether you are coming for a weekend break, a day at the races or on business or leisure, we look forward to accommodating your every need.
www.melrosehousewindsor.com   (126 words)

  
 Chisholm Gallery - House of Windsor
The House of Windsor came into being in 1917, when the name was adopted as the British Royal Family's official name by a proclamation of King George V, replacing the historic name of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha.
THE WINDSOR STYLE is the first book to look at the luxurious post-war life of the Duke and Duchess at home in their Paris mansion and at play at their converted mill-house in the French countryside, where the ex-King ruled over a flower-filled English garden.
With a Foreword by The Duchess of Windsor by Mary Maloney
www.chisholmgallery.com /windsor.html   (524 words)

  
 House of Windsor vacation home
"House of Windsor" has everything that you and your family could possibly need for the most magical vacation to Disney and the attractions of Orlando and is indeed fit for royalty.
"House of Windsor" Disney vacation home has a bright and spacious family room to relax in together as a family, with occasional and coffee tables, surrounded by over-stuffed sofas and a love-seat, plus an entertainment center with cable TV and DVD player, stereo and surround sound system.
Windsor Hills is ideally located for fantastic vacations on Disney's doorstep, with some of the best shops and restaurants in Central Florida just a couple of minutes away on the famous highway 192 strip, and Disney less than 2 short miles from this Orlando vacation home.
www.villadirect.com /vacation_home/House_of_Windsor.html   (1213 words)

  
 Windsor Bed and Breakfast Inn ~ Fort Collins Colorado Lodging ~ The Porter House Colorado Lodging
The Porter House was built by Dr. Frank Porter, a respected physician and surgeon in the Windsor Community.
The Porter House was built in the queen Anne Victorian style, and The Windsor Leader newspaper reported, "Dr. Porter's magnificent residence is the prettiest house in northern Colorado."
Windsor, Colorado is located in the "Tri-City Region" of Fort Collins, Greeley, and Loveland, only an hour's drive northeast of Denver.
www.porterhouseinn.com   (226 words)

  
 Self-catering house rental in Windsor UK near London with 4 bedrooms
Windsor is a tourists paradise and a must-see for most visitors from overseas, and the plethoria of quality shops, restaurants and cafes is a testament to this.
For other houses and apartments to rent in the UK see www.holiday-place.com which has properties available on 6 month shorthold tenancy agreements as well as holiday rentals.
If this Windsor house is not what you're looking for, here's the England and UK directory of property and rental agents.
www.info-britain.co.uk /holiday.rentals/windsor202.php   (1728 words)

  
 House of Windsor Pipe Tobacco
House of Windsor - COUNTRY DOCTOR - 10oz.
House of Windsor - FIELD & STREAM - 10oz.
House of Windsor - FIELD & STREAM - 1 3/8oz.
store.pipesandcigars.com /houseofwindsor.html   (421 words)

  
 SALON Daily Clicks: Newsreal
The second is that her two sons, William and Henry, belong to the House of Windsor and are its legal property.
The X factor here is public opinion, which may acquiesce in the Windsors' absorption of the princes or may indignantly demand that they be allowed the freedom that their mother wanted for them.
Following her death, there will be those who will recall even more vividly that it was the House of Windsor that drove Diana out, that deplored her work with AIDS victims and resented her popularity with the masses.
www.salon.com /sept97/news/news970902.html   (853 words)

  
 English Monarchs - Kings and Queens of England - George V.
Tsar Nicholas and his wife and their five children were shot by a Bolshevik firing squad in the basement of a house in Ekaterinburg, towards the end of the war.
George V died at Sandringham House in Norfolk, a place he was known to adore, on 20th January, 1936, of a bronchial illness.
She died of lung cancer at the age of 85 on 24 March, 1953 and was buried alongside her husband at Windsor.
www.englishmonarchs.co.uk /windsor.htm   (1637 words)

  
 Windsor House Hotel, London
Windsor House Hotel is just minutes away from Earl's Court Station, which provides you with excellent transport links into Central London, as well as direct trains to Heathrow Airport.
Windsor House Hotel has a range of rooms, from singles to large 5 bedded rooms, which are ideal for families.
Windsor House Hotel is particularly suited to families looking for low-cost accommodation in the city centre.
www.travelstay.com /pages/WindsorHouseHotel.htm   (655 words)

  
 Windsor Show House
The house is built in the Colonial Revival style, which was in vogue from about 1880 to 1955, and based on the earlier style of Georgian architecture, popular from 1730 to 1830.
The 121 Windsor house features classical details such as a symmetrical façade, center entry door with fanlight transom and sidelights, along with multi-glazed windows in the upper sashes.
Children under the age of 12 cannot be admitted and, regrettably, the house is not handicapped accessible.
www.windsorshowhouse.com   (293 words)

  
 Windsor Bed and Breakfast, Cheap Windsor Hotel & Guest House Accommodation - Berkshire England
Langton House Bed and Breakfast Windsor, UK Langton House bed and breakfast is in central Windsor, in a quiet leafy...
This charming ex-coaching Inn is on the outskirts of Windsor and Ascot, and close to...
Previously it was the grooms' cottages, a coach house and...
www.lodging-world.com /search.uk.england.berkshire.windsor.html   (781 words)

  
 Assisted Living Windsor NC - Windsor House
The newest assisted living community in North Carolina, Windsor House will be a state-of-the-art facility with the latest in convenience and services.
Whether for you or a loved one, you can rest assured that Windsor House will provide a caring atmosphere, an active community, and a comfortable life for our residents.
Fully licensed and accredited, residence at Windsor House includes a complete array of services and accommodations.
www.thewindsorhouse.net /default.htm   (260 words)

  
 bed and breakfast guest house B&B apartment accommodation Windsor
Alma House are a 3 diamond rated bandb business and corporate enquiries are welcome as are enquiries from families and individuals.
The bedrooms at Alma House are all self-contained with their own private facilities - you can come and go as you please, eat and drink in your room and enjoy a home from home atmosphere in a great location.
Windsor Castle is the largest inhabited castle in the world, and the oldest in continuous occupation (over 900 years).
www.almahouse.co.uk   (917 words)

  
 Guest House Accommodation - Windsor, Berkshire, London - Rainworth Guest House
Rainworth Guest House offers beautiful accommodation for Berkshire and London and is situated two miles from the town of royal Windsor.
Within a few minutes drive is Windsor Castle and also Eton College.Our accommodation also offers easy access to the beautiful riverside towns of Henley-on-Thames, Bray and Marlow which are only a short journey away.
Rainworth guest house offers excellent accommodation with a range of elegant bedroom styles and is open all year round.
www.rainworthhouse.com   (178 words)

  
 Welcome to Windsor House Assisted Living
At Windsor House, residents have the right to live as they want and participate in as many activities as they choose.
This independence also means residents may keep their own doctor, physical therapist or any other person who is important in caring for them.
Windsor House encourages residents to bring their own furniture; however, rental furniture is available.
www.windsorhousespartanburg.com   (232 words)

  
 The Windsors' Global Food Cartel: Instrument for Starvation
Unilever is an example of how the different corporate entities operate as part of one interlocked syndicate.
FMR is interlocked with other parts of the Windsor cartel—it is a large owner of raw material cartel companies, including shares of 5% or more of Homestake Mining, Coeur D'Alene Mines, and Santa Fe Pacific Gold Corp., three of the world's largest gold mining companies.
The House of Windsor inherited certain routes and infrastructure.
www.larouchepub.com /other/1995/2249_windsor_food.html   (5145 words)

  
 The Porter House Bed & Breakfast Inn - Windsor (Fort Collins and Loveland area), Colorado - BBOnline.com / Introduction
Your innkeepers have bed and breakfasted from coast to coast, and bring to The Porter House a wealth of experiences.
The Porter House is rated Three Diamonds by the American Automobile Association.
Your usage of the site further indicates your agreement to be subject to and bound by the jurisdiction and laws of the State of California.
www.bbonline.com /co/porterhouse   (523 words)

  
 Diamond Jewelry - The Windsor Group
The highlight of The House of Windsor Group Collection is the entire Cullinan Diamond Collection (nine in total-including the rough).
While “The House of Windsor Group Cullinan Collection” has been replicated, replicating such works to exact detail was an extensive undertaking for master jewelers in both England and Germany.
Windsor created the Hollywood Royalty Collection Series, manufactures high quality finished jewelry, creates Private Collections such as; the Windsor Hallmarked Collection Series offered in all precious metals (including platinum) and has recently released the Windsor-Sterling Collection, which is handcrafted in.925 solid sterling jewelry.
www.windsorjewels.com   (523 words)

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