The remains of a bath belonging to Queen Caroline can be found near Chesterfield Gate in the South West corner of Greenwich Park. Queen Caroline was the estranged wife of King George IV, who lived at Montague House on the edge of Greenwich Park from 1798-1813.
She held notoriously boisterous parties and in the early years of the 19th century, rumours circulated that she had an illegitimate child. A royal commission cleared her of adultery but said her behaviour was open to "unfavourable interpretations".
She left England for Europe in 1814 and Montague House was demolished a year later leaving only the outline of her bath.
The bath itself was filled in during the 1980s and for nearly 20 years the only sign of it was a plaque which states "A bath beneath the paving and this wall are all that remains of Montague House, the house between 1801 and1813 of the Princess of Wales, later to become Queen Caroline, wife of George IV."
In 2001, the Royal Parks excavated the bath with funding from the Friends of Greenwich Park, Greenwich Society, the Friends of Ranger's House and individual donations.