This Article is From Sep 11, 2022

Queen Elizabeth's Coffin Leaves Balmoral Castle

A seven-car cortege is carrying the oak casket which is draped with the Royal Standard of Scotland.

The state funeral for Queen Elizabeth will be held on September 19. (File)

United Kingdom:

The coffin carrying the body of Queen Elizabeth II left her beloved Balmoral Castle on Sunday, beginning a six-hour journey to the Scottish capital of Edinburgh.

The seven-car cortege carrying the oak casket - draped with the Royal Standard of Scotland - left the gates of her Scottish estate at 10.07am (0907 GMT).

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