Britain’s queen orders count of swans

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Date: June 30th, 2009

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LONDON – Britain’s Queen Elizabeth is preparing to have her swans counted. Buckingham Palace has announced that the annual Swan Upping, a tradition dating back to the 12th century which involves a census of the swan population on the River Thames, will be conducted by the queen’s official Swan Marker from July 20-24. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes and TobaccohostWink.com (Get YourName.com before it is gone)
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3 Responses to “Britain’s queen orders count of swans”

  1. Anonymous Says:

    Been counting swans since the 12 century. These people are in a rut.

  2. Anonymous Says:

    A swan marker and a swan warden leading a team of swan uppers? How come this really sounds stupid and like a huge waste of money.

  3. Lunar Says:

    I think the Queen should count them since she ordered it.

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