LH2770 Royal Car - Prince of Wales (34)
- Media Type
- Item Type
- The construction of the McLaughlin-Buick limousine, created for Edward VIII, Prince of Wales.
In 1935, the then Prince of Wales ordered a custom McLaughlin-Buick Limousine and it was delivered to him shortly before he became king in January 1936. It was used during his trip to 10 Downing Street in London when he renounced the throne less than a year later and also on his honeymoon, earning it the moniker of the "most romantic car in the world"
- Date of Publication
- Corporate Name(s)
- General Motors
- Local identifier
- Geographic Coverage
Latitude: 43.90012 Longitude: -78.84957
- Location of Original
- Oshawa Public Libraries; McLaughlin Branch - 65 Bagot Street, Oshawa, ON L1H 1N2
- Please acknowledge source as Oshawa Public Libraries. Thank You.
- Oshawa Public LibrariesEmail
Agency street/mail address
Nicole Adams, Local History and Genealogy Librarian
65 Bagot Street
Oshawa, ON L1H 1N2
905-579-6111 EXT 5253