Victoria Barracks, Windsor Castle

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Victoria Barracks
Windsor, Berkshire in England
Band of The Scots Guards leaves Victoria Barracks - geograph.org.uk - 1512212.jpg
Band of The Scots Guards leaves Victoria Barracks
Victoria Barracks is located in Berkshire
Victoria Barracks
Victoria Barracks
Shown within Berkshire
Coordinates 51°28′43″N 000°36′26″W / 51.47861°N 0.60722°W / 51.47861; -0.60722Coordinates: 51°28′43″N 000°36′26″W / 51.47861°N 0.60722°W / 51.47861; -0.60722
Type Barracks
Site information
Owner Ministry of Defence
Operator  British Army
Garrison information
Occupants 1st Battalion, Coldstream Guards

Victoria Barracks is a British Army barracks located 0.25 miles (0.40 km) south of Windsor Castle.

History[edit]

The barracks were built in 1853[1] and were enlarged in 1911.[2] They remain the place from where troops set off to change the guard at Windsor Castle.[3]

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