View towards the Thames Barrier (c) Thames Discovery Programme

The Growth of London as a Port from Roman to Medieval Times

17.10.2016
Museum of London, 150 London Wall, London EC2Y 5HN

Time: 1pm - 2pm

Price: Free

There were dramatic changes in the Roman, Saxon and medieval ports of London, which directly reflected the equally dramatic changes taking place in contemporary society, economy and culture.  How might the study of the first 1,500 years of port history (encapsulating profound changes ranging from location, infrastructure and technology to variations in river levels) help when making predictions for the future? Join Dr Gustav Milne at Museum of London to find out in this lecture, part of the Gresham College Mondays at One Maritime London Series

No reservations are required for this lecture. It will be run on a ‘first come, first served’ basis. Doors will open 30 minutes before the start of the lecture.

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