| Rowland Thomas Baring |
2nd Earl of Cromer
|Born||29 November 1877|
|Died||13 May 1953|
|Title(s)||Viscount Errington (1901-1917)|
|Military career||World War I veteran|
|Family|| Evelyn Baring, 1st Earl of Cromer (father)|
Lady Ruby Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound (wife)
Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, 4th Earl of Minto (father-in-law)
Lady Rosemary Ethel Baring (daughter)
Lady Violet Mary Baring (daughter)
George Rowland Stanley Baring, 3rd Earl of Cromer (son)
Lt.-Col. John Hills (son-in-law)
Major Mervyn Vernon (son-in-law)
|Loyalty|| King George V|
|Behind the scenes|
|Portrayed by||Alastair Bruce|
During the London season of 1923, the Lord Chamberlain announced the names of the ladies presented before King George V, his wife Mary of Teck, and their son and heir the Prince of Wales, among them Madeleine Allsopp and Rose MacClare.
- The Lord Chamberlain in 1923 was Rowland Baring, 2nd Earl of Cromer. He served that position from 1922 to 1937.
Behind the Scenes Edit
- The Lord Chamberlain was portrayed by Downton Abbey's historical advisor, Alastair Bruce.
|Appearances and Mentions|
|Series 4||Episode 1||Episode 2||Episode 3||Episode 4||Episode 5||Episode 6||Episode 7||Episode 8||Christmas Special|