Coldstream Guards

Coldstream Guards
a guard regiment of the English royal household: formed in Coldstream, Scotland, 1659-60, and instrumental in restoring the English monarchy under Charles II. Also called Cold-streamers /kohld"stree'meuhrz/.

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