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The Thames Barrier

March 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Free

A London Metropolitan Archives lecture

The Thames Barrier flood defences have served London well since 1984 and represent innovative engineering approaches to managing environmental challenges. Discover more about its construction and planning!

Part of the Year of Engineering.

Free – Booking essential

The London Metropolitan Archives are home to an extraordinary range of documents, images, maps, film and books about London. They run a wide selection of talks, guided tours, film screenings, exhibitions and other events, and you can find out more about these as well as the latest updates from the archives on the Metropolian Archives website

The facilities are free to use and open to everyone. Whether you’re tracing your family history or researching the history of your neighbourhood, if you’re interested in London or Londoners, LMA is the place to visit.

The London Metropolitan Archives are at 40 Northampton Road, London EC1R 0HB.

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Details

Date:
March 19
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Organiser

London Metropolitan Archives
Phone:
020 7332 3851
Website:
https://www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/lma

Venue

London Metropolitan Archives
40 Northampton Road
London, EC1R 0HB United Kingdom
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Phone:
020 7332 3851
Website:
https://www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/lma