Videos tagged with "sir"
Last Private Car Owned By Sir Winston Churchill [00:37]
Tour Scotland video of the last private car owned by Sir Winston Churchill. The 1964 Morris Oxford saloon with the number plate 6000 KP was registered in Churchill's name on May 12th 1964. It was the last car Churchill bought before he died in 1965.
Mother Of Sir William Wallace Grave Dunfermline Fife Scotland [00:25]
Tour Scotland video of the grave of the mother of Sir William Wallace on visit to old graveyard by Dunfermline Abbey in Fife. W illiam Wallace was born on 1272 in Ellerslie, Scotland. He was the second of three sons of Sir Malcolm Wallace, a minor laird possessing little political power and nobility, and Margaret de Crauford, the daughter of Sir Reginald de Crauford, the Sheriff of Ayr. William Wallace was educated at home by his mother, then given schooling and religious education by the monks of Paisley Abbey. Traditions surrounding Dunfermline tell that Sir William wanted to erect a monument to his mother after her death in 1280, but did not have time to do so, thus he planted a thorn tree instead. The Dunfermline Abbey Kirk Session Burial Register records burials by marking them from that Thorn Tree, a singular honor. The thorn tree stands on a small mound on the northern side of the Kirkyard.
Sir Charles William Cayzer Gravestone Newtyle Angus Scotland [00:44]
Tour Scotland video of the Sir Charles Cayzer, 3rd Baronet, gravestone on visit to the cemetery in Newtyle, Angus. Sir Charles was born on the 6th of January 1896, and died on the 18th of February 1940. He was a British Conservative Party Member of Parliament. The son of Sir Charles William Cayzer, 2nd Baronet, of Gartmore, whom he succeeded in 1917. He was educated at Repton School, Oriel College, Oxford and the Royal Military College, Sandhurst, and was a Lieutenant in the 19th Royal Hussars from 1915 to 1919, serving in France from 1916 to 1918. On 1st of October 1919, he was married to Beatrice Eileen, daughter of James Meakin, Esq., of Westwood Manor, Staffordshire, and of the Countess Sondes. Lady Cayzer died in 1981. From 1920 to 1921 he was an unpaid Additional Private Secretary to the Secretary for Scotland, Robert Munro. In the 1922 general election he was returned as member for the City of Chester division of Cheshire, and represented the constituency until his death on 18 February 1940. The Manchester Guardian reported that he had shot himself.[ Sir Charles Cayzer was a Director of Cayzer, Irvine and Company, Limited, and a member of the Royal Company of Archers, the Carlton Club and the Cavalry Club. He lived at 86, Eaton Square, London and at Kinpurnie Castle, Angus.
Sir David Richmond Celtic Cross Gravestone Necropolis Glasgow Scotland [00:42]
Tour Scotland video of the Sir David Richmond Celtic Cross Gravestone on visit to Glasgow Necropolis. David was born on the 14th and baptised on the 24th of July 1843 in Kilmadock Parish, Perthshire. He was the ninth of the ten known children of James King Richmond and Mary Lauchlan, both originally from Ayrshire. He served as the Lord Provost of Glasgow from 1896 until 1899. In 1899 he was knighted by Queen Victoria. In the same year he received further civic recognition when Richmond Park, Glasgow, was opened and named after him. Sir David Richmond died on the 15th of January 1908, at 7h 40m am, at 53, Albert Drive, Glasgow.
Pride of Amsterdam [04:25]
Proudly presents the finest and healthiest Quality Steaks in Amsterdam! We offer a choice of World Class 100% pure beef from Argentina, Japan (Australia), Scotland, Canada and New Zealand. Our beef is exclusively imported for our valued guests at Toro Dorado and our steaks are Grilled to your Perfection! By using exclusive extra virgin olive oil and sea salt flavors of your choise, we grill your healthy steaks over eco-friendly & efficient natural Dutch Green Earth Gas. We use carefully selected 100% pure Organic ingredients to create your favorite taste. Our special cuts will be grilled to your desire, an experience that can't be beaten! We wish you a pleasant stay at the friendly and relaxing atmosphere of Toro Dorado. Enjoy your meal ! The fine art of grilling...