Princess Eugenie shares a never-before-seen family photo

’90s throwback!’ Princess Eugenie delights Instagram followers with a never-before-seen family photo of herself smiling alongside her parents and sister Beatrice

  • Princess Eugenie, 28, shared a never-before-seen family photograph yesterday
  • The bride-to-be and sister Beatrice, 29, are seen smiling on their parents’ laps 
  • Photograph was taken on board HMS Cottesmore in either 1993 or 1994
  • At the time Prince Andrew, 58, was commander of the Royal Navy vessel 

Princess Eugenie delighted royal supporters when she shared a never-before-seen photo from the family album. 

The royal, 28, posted the childhood snap on her personal Instagram account yesterday with the caption ’90s flashback’. 

The image shows the young princess and her sister Beatrice, now 29, sitting on the laps of their parents, the Duke and Duchess of York, on board HMS Cottersmore. 

Flashback! The image shows the young princess and her sister Beatrice, now 29, sitting on the laps of their parents, the Duke and Duchess of York, on board HMS Cottersmore

Fond memories: The photo was taken some time between April 1993 and November 1994, when Prince Andrew, 58, was commander of the Royal Navy vessel

The photo was taken some time between April 1993 and November 1994, when Prince Andrew, 58, was commander of the Royal Navy vessel.  

Eugenie posted the snap with the caption: ’90s flashback with Bea and parents to when my father commanded HMS Cottesmore… @hrhthedukeofyork @sarahferguson15′. 

Social media royalty: Eugenie, who will tie the knot with Jack Brooksbank in Windsor this October, became one of the few royals on social media when she joined Instagram in March


Support: The photo, taken following Sarah and Andrew’s separation and a few years before their 1996 divorce, was met with praise by dozens of Eugenie’s 161,000 Instagram followers

Sarah Ferguson is seen wearing a black dress with silver detailing that is the epitome of Nineties style while her young daughters are seen sporting matching white frocks with ‘HMS Cottesmore printed on the waistband’.

The photo, taken following Sarah and Andrew’s separation and a few years before their 1996 divorce, was met with praise by dozens of Eugenie’s 161,000 Instagram followers.

One posted: ‘Awe the good ol days! Look at all the cuteness in this pic!’

Another commented: ‘Ohh so beautiful!!! Love you all.’

Prince Andrew, 58, was commander of the Royal Navy vessel HMS Cottesmore from April 1993 to November 1994. Pictured, the Duke of York next to the ship

Eugenie, who will tie the knot with Jack Brooksbank in Windsor this October, became one of the few royals on social media when she joined Instagram in March.

She has posted regular updates in the months since, building up a devoted following with her candid and casual posts. Her mother Sarah Ferguson is also on Instagram.

Princess Eugenie has been busy attending royal events in recent weeks. She joined her grandmother the Queen, 92, and cousin Prince William, 35, at a Buckingham Palace garden party last Thursday. 

She also recently attended a Duke of Edinburgh Gold Awards ceremony at the palace.

HMS Cottesmore was a Hunt-class mine countermeasures vessel of the British Royal Navy, launched in 1982 and converted in 1997 into a patrol vessel. The ship was declared surplus to requirement and put on the MoD list for disposal in 2004

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