The Duke of Edinburgh oversaw every detail of his custom-built Land Rover hearse. Today, 18 years after his project began, it will take him to his final resting place in St George’s Chapel in Windsor.

Prince Philip’s modified Land Rover Defender TD5 130 chassis cab vehicle was unveiled on Thursday.

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