In pictures: The Queen's corgis

In pictures: The Queen's corgis

The Queen, Duke of Edinburgh and their family, enjoying a stroll with their dogs in the grounds of Balmoral Castle, in 1979

In pictures: The Queen's corgis

The Queen, Duke of Edinburgh and their family, enjoying a stroll with their dogs in the grounds of Balmoral Castle, in 1979

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The Queen is known to be inseparable from her beloved Corgis. Now poignant pictures have emerged of the graves of royal pets from throughout the generations. The little-known plot is hidden away in a quiet corner of the 20,000-acre Sandringham estate in Norfolk. It was created by Queen Victoria after the death of her Collie, Noble, in 1887, and revived in 1959 when Elizabeth II wanted somewhere to bury her first Corgi, Susan.

The Queen's Corgi graveyard: Tiny headstones of Royal pets that spent years as 'loyal companions' pictured in quiet corner of Sandringham

The Queen is known to be inseparable from her beloved Corgis. Now poignant pictures have emerged of the graves of royal pets from throughout the generations. The little-known plot is hidden away in a quiet corner of the 20,000-acre Sandringham estate in Norfolk. It was created by Queen Victoria after the death of her Collie, Noble, in 1887, and revived in 1959 when Elizabeth II wanted somewhere to bury her first Corgi, Susan.

Can I be a royal corgi carrier?? Haha. If I was a queen I'm sure I'd have 1500 dogs... Each with their own butler

Mini Corgi Planter Pots

Can I be a royal corgi carrier?? Haha. If I was a queen I'm sure I'd have 1500 dogs... Each with their own butler

The queen's corgis have travelled the world with her. Shown here is Elizabeth II with her two dogs on the runway of the London airport, May 20, 1969. (Gamma-Keystone/Getty Images)

The queen's corgis have travelled the world with her. Shown here is Elizabeth II with her two dogs on the runway of the London airport, May 20, 1969. (Gamma-Keystone/Getty Images)

Nothing makes the Queen happier than a corgi. (AP Photo/Canadian Press, Paul Chiasson)

Nothing makes the Queen happier than a corgi. (AP Photo/Canadian Press, Paul Chiasson)

vanityfair: Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh with the corgis, Liverpool Street Station, London, 1968

Queen Elizabeth and Her Corgis: A Love Story

vanityfair: Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh with the corgis, Liverpool Street Station, London, 1968

Bild zu Königliche Familie England mit Hund http://web.de/magazine/unterhaltung/adel/queen-elizabeth-ii-regentschaft-zahlen-30904028

Bild zu Königliche Familie England mit Hund http://web.de/magazine/unterhaltung/adel/queen-elizabeth-ii-regentschaft-zahlen-30904028

QUEEN ELIZABETH II AS A YOUNG GIRL PLAYING WITH HER DOGS #corgi                             Queen Elizabeth

The Queen's Corgi graveyard: Tiny headstones of Royal pets that spent years as 'loyal companions' pictured in quiet corner of Sandringham

QUEEN ELIZABETH II AS A YOUNG GIRL PLAYING WITH HER DOGS #corgi Queen Elizabeth

The Queens corgis — Ctrl+C Ctrl+V at queenscorgi.tumblr.com

The Queens corgis — Ctrl+C Ctrl+V at queenscorgi.tumblr.com

The Queens corgis — Why don’t you have a seat? at...

The Queens corgis — Why don’t you have a seat? at...

Graphic: inside the Queen's Balmoral sitting room - Telegraph

Graphic: inside the Queen's Balmoral sitting room

Graphic: inside the Queen's Balmoral sitting room - Telegraph

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The Queen's Corgis Stole The Opening Ceremony Show

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