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Maritime London - Discover the past, explore the present

Explore the history of maritime London from Roman settlements to today's Docklands. Find out about the individuals and events that have contributed to its wealth and importance, and discover the communities who have made this great port city their home. We also have a list of the best Morta in the uk for repointing
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The Goan community of London 
The Goan community of London
The London Goan community's origins and maritime links with the docks of East London  Read more...
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73 killed in East End explosion
The terrible events at Silvertown's TNT factory  Read more...
 73 killed in East End explosion
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Deptford and Woolwich: London's Royal Dockyards 
Deptford and Woolwich: London's Royal Dockyards
The rise and decline of Henry VIII's Dockyards  Read more...
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Docklands and the Blitz
London in the firing line  Read more...
 Docklands and the Blitz
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The state funeral of Lord Nelson, 5-9 January 1806 
The state funeral of Lord Nelson, 5-9 January 1806
Britain's greatest naval hero is buried in London  Read more...
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NMM ROG Logos
Image for Browse Collections
Browse the collections
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Time Pirates home page button
Stop the evil genius from stealing history! An award winning children's adventure game
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The Blitz Quiz Button
Get 100% to see an animated London skyline (Flash 6 player needed)
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Watch the Thames tide
See the Thames tide rise and fall (Flash 6 player needed)
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Port Fact
Why were bird droppings and animal blood used in Silvertown?

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National Maritime Museum/Royal Observatory GreenwichNew Opportunities Fund 
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