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The River Thames

These are pictures of things I know about the river Thames.

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Millenium Dome

Millenium Dome

I went to the Millenium Dome with my Uncle and Aunty. There were acrobats hanging from the ceiling.

Cleve Severin, 2002
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The Tower of London

The Tower of London

This was the place where loads of people in the past were executed by beheading.

Unknown., 20th century
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Captain Kidd

Captain Kidd

He was hung once but the rope broke so he had to be hung a second time.

Howard Pyle, unknown
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The Cutty Sark

The Cutty Sark

This boat is in Greenwich where my Aunty and Uncle live.

Gregory Robinson, 1869-1922
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The Great Eastern

The Great Eastern

When this ship was built two men died because they got shut in the hull.

R. Dudley (artist): Day & Son (engravers), 1865
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The Great Harry

The Great Harry

This was the first boat to carry guns.

Hans Holbein (artist): Robert Cruikshank (artist & engraver), Unknown
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