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HOLYROODHOUSE PALACE, Edinburgh 1938 Old Postcard J. Chalmers Park Artist SignedScotland Vintage Old Art Drawn Postcard. The Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh. Mountains. HOLYROOD Palace. Artist Signed by J. Chalmers Park. (Empire Exhibition Glasgow May - October 1938).
Publisher: E.T.W. Dennis & Son Ltd
Faults: Very tiny wear at bottom tips
Sent from: Edinburgh
Addressed to: Rugby Warwickshire
Stamp: KGVI 1d
Background: The Palace of Holyroodhouse, more commonly known as Holyrood Palace, was originally founded as a monastery by David I of Scotland in 1128, has served as the principal residence of the Kings and Queens of Scotland since the 15th century. The Palace stands in Edinburgh at the bottom of the Royal Mile. Holyrood is an anglicisation of the Scots Haly Ruid (Holy Cross).
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