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from the city to the sea

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upstream

upstream

its easy to forget when you're standing by the Thames that it leads all the way out to the ocean - our escape is here and our lifeline too....

William Wyllie, unknown
© National Maritime Museum, London


Yemanja - she is the ruler of the rivers and sea

Yemanja - she is the ruler of the rivers and sea

many ways of giving thanks for life have passed by on the shores on this river..

Unknown, 1938
© National Maritime Museum, London


Looking at the moon

Looking at the moon

standing on the Millenium bridge at night brings you to the heart of the Thames - lights and reflections and the never ending journey to the sea

National Maritime Museum, Unknown
© National Maritime Museum, London



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