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Prince’s skating rink: from Olympics to wartime

This year’s Olympic Games is not the first to be held in London. One was held here in the wake of the Second World War in 1948 but the first was a few years before the Great War, in 1908. Many of the people and places involved were also involved in the war.  One of these was the Princes Ice Skating Rink in Knightsbridge, where the figure skating was held.

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Posted by on 3 August 2012 in Places


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