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The four patron saints of Great Britain, St Patrick of Ireland, St... News Photo1850-1859,Abuse,Alcohol,Archival,British Culture,Clothing,Color Image,Consumerproduct,Contrasts,Customer,Drunk,England,Hat,Human Interest,Irish Culture,Males,Patriotism,People,Sadness,Saint - Religion,Scotland,Social Issues,St. Andrews - Barbados,St. George's - Grenada,Substance Abuse,UK,Vertical,Vitality,Wales,Welsh CulturePhotographer Collection: Hulton Archive circa 1850: The four patron saints of Great Britain, (from left to right) St Patrick of Ireland, St George of England, St Andrew of Scotland and St David of Wales on a drunken spree. They are identified by their national symbols, the shamrock, the rose, the thistle and the leek. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)