List of things named after Elizabeth II

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Elizabeth II is the current monarch of the United Kingdom and other Commonwealth realms.

This is a list of places, buildings, roads and other things named after Queen Elizabeth II. It is divided by category, though each item's location is noted in the entry.

Awards and commemorative emblems[edit]

Geographic locations[edit]

Structures[edit]

Buildings[edit]

Elizabeth Gate, an entrance into Kew Gardens.
Queen Elizabeth II Court in Winchester, England.

Former:

Hospitals and health[edit]

Monuments & Sculptures[edit]

Equestrian statue of the Queen on the grounds of the Saskatchewan Legislative Building.
Queen speech Bicentennial Bell

Former:

  • Nigeria: bronze statue that once stood in front of the Nigerian Parliament building depicting the Queen sitting on the throne by Ben Enwonwu, 1956. It was removed after Nigeria became a republic and now stands at the Deputy High Commissioner's Residence in Lagos

Roads, highways, bridges and footpaths[edit]

Former:

  • Iran: Elizabeth II Boulevard (Persian: بلوار الیزابت دوم‎ – Bolvār Elizābet Dovvom), Tehran, named to commemorate the Queen's visit in 1961, renamed Keshavarz Boulevard (Persian: بلوار کشاورز‎ – Bolvār e Keshāvarz) in 1979.[4][5]

Schools[edit]

Note: Queen Elizabeth Secondary School, Surrey, British Columbia was named after Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother

Other[edit]

QE2 bow name, October 2008

References[edit]

  1. ^ "DMU Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Leisure Centre". www.dmu.ac.uk.
  2. ^ Grimwade, Mary; Hailstone, Charles (1992). Highways and Byways of Barnes. Barnes and Mortlake History Society. p. 32.
  3. ^ Room, Adrian (1992). The Street-Names of England. Paul Watson. p. 169.
  4. ^ Elliot, Jason. Mirrors of the Unseen: Journeys Through Iran. Picador. p. 15.
  5. ^ "Keshavarz Boulevard - Matchless Tehran Street". Iran Radio Culture. 4 Feb 2013. Retrieved 12 September 2013.
  6. ^ https://www.lkdsb.net/school/queenelizabethc/Pages/default.aspx
  7. ^ https://www.lkdsb.net/school/queenelizabethc/Pages/default.aspx[verification needed]
  8. ^ Allison, George (4 March 2018). "Royal Navy confirm which monarch HMS Queen Elizabeth is named for". UK Defence Journal. Retrieved 5 March 2018.
  9. ^ "Queen Elizabeth 2 reopens as a floating hotel in Dubai". Maritime History Author Chris Frame. 30 December 2020. Retrieved 10 April 2018.
  10. ^ "Bust of HM Queen Elizabeth II situated just inside queen's room starboard side was originally qeii's image". Dreamstime. 30 December 2020. Retrieved 30 December 2020.
  11. ^ Castella, K. (2012). A World of Cake. Storey Publishing. p. pt463. ISBN 978-1-60342-446-2.
  12. ^ "Floribunda Roses - Queen Elizabeth II". Grosvenor Garden Centre. Retrieved 23 July 2014.

See also[edit]