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Regimental History

The Volunteer Movement

Over the years Lancaster and North Lancashire has had various units of volunteers raised in times of threat.  The lineage of these volunteer units continued into the volunteer units of the King's Own Royal Regiment.

 

Loyal Lancaster Volunteers

bulletA brief history of the Loyal Lancaster Volunteers 1797-1816
bulletRules and Regulations of the Royal (or Loyal) Lancaster Volunteers, 1797
bullet‘An address to the Loyal Lancaster Volunteers written and spoken by G H Siddows, 1798’
bulletRecruiting Poster, Defence Against Foreign Invasion circa 1800
bulletList of Volunteers and Equipment, Loyal Lancaster Volunteers
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Only a proportion of our collections are on display at anyone time.  Certain items are on loan for display in other institutions.  An appointment is required to consult any of our collections which are held in store.

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