Two of my very favourite things: Genealogy and History come together here. Intend to stick to my direct line only!
Westminster Abbey on Instagram: "Frances Sidney, Countess of Sussex, was the founder of Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge, and Lady of the Bedchamber to Elizabeth I. She is buried in the Abbey, and at the foot of her tomb effigy is a wooden blue and gold porcupine, from her family's coat of arms. Swipe for a closer look at the fearsome looking porcupine! ⬅️ #WestminsterAbbey #WestminsterAbbeyLondon #TudorTuesday #Tudor #Tudors #memorial #history #SidneySussex #CoatOfArms #porcupine"