Robin Reagan
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his has to be the strangest and loveliest story of the year so far. Henry VII and Elizabeth of York's four poster bed has been discovered in a hotel car park in Chester! The hotel was being turned into flats so they dismantled the bed and dumped it outside, not realising how old it was.

The bed was discovered in a hotel car park in Chester. It has been identified as the bed created for the marriage of the first Tudor king, Henry VII and Elizabeth of York who married in It is also assumed to be where Henry VIII was conceived.

A massive, 19th century, State Bed re-upholstered in a blue, silk damask brocaded with gold thread rewoven by Rubelli from their archive material.  The original gold braidwork re-applied throughout. Reputedly from the collection of Sir Charles Lawes Wittewrong, Rothamsted Park (1800-1910 English)

A massive, century, State Bed re-upholstered in a blue, silk damask brocaded with gold thread rewoven by Rubelli from their archive material. The original gold braidwork re-applied throughout. Reputedly from the collection of Sir Charles Lawes Wittew