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Lord Charles Beresford (1846-1919) was born in Dublin, the second son of the fourth Marquis of Waterford.  He entered the Navy in 1859.  An opera lover and friend of the Prince of Wales, he was instrumental in persuading Harris to take Covent Garden for his first season of Italian Opera there in 1888. Photograph by W.& D.Downey, London.

Lord Charles Beresford (1846-1919) was born in Dublin, the second son of the fourth Marquis of Waterford. He entered the Navy in 1859. An opera lover and friend of the Prince of Wales, he was instrumental in persuading Harris to take Covent Garden for his first season of Italian Opera there in 1888. Photograph by W.& D.Downey, London.

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