Queen Elizabeth II: The monarch's hearse strewn with flowers

Queen Elizabeth II
The monarch's hearse was strewn with flowers

The flower-covered hearse containing the Queen's coffin.

The flower-covered hearse containing the Queen's coffin.

© getty/[EXTRACTED]Credit: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images

Queen Elizabeth II's last trip from London and to Windsor Castle was celebrated with a shower of flowers.

The coffin of Queen Elizabeth II. (1926-2022) passed countless mourners on the side of the road during his transfer from Wellington Arch to Windsor Castle. Many of them paid their last respects to their late Queen by throwing flowers towards the convoy and hearse in which the Queen left London for the last time.

In the final procession over the so-called Long Walk and over the inner courtyard of the castle, the glass one was hearse covered with numerous flowers, as the pictures show. The members of the royal family walked behind the car one last time before the coffin was carried to the St. George's Chapel for the funeral service, which has been taking place there since around 5:00 p.m.

One last goodbye

The final section of the state funeral finally takes place behind closed doors. Members of the royal family attend the private funeral in the King George VI side chapel. Queen Elizabeth II finds her final resting place there alongside her husband Prince Philip (1921-2021) and her parents King George VI. (1895-1952) and Queen Mother (1900-2002).


Source link