Amberley Publishing - Transport, Military, Local and General History

Secret Greenwich

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Author: David C. Ramzan

Greenwich’s position on the River Thames has drawn many people to this fascinating area of south-east London over the years. This book delves into the history of Greenwich, detailing intriguing and lesser-known facts associated with many of its famous landmarks and intriguing sites. Topics covered include royal localities and the little-told stories behind them; green spaces including gardens, parks and graveyards; underground tunnels, caves and hideaways; residents of Greenwich noted for their heroics or villainy; river traders upon which Greenwich’s maritime and trading enterprises depended; and its sporting heritage, including the origins of sports that evolved and were first established in Greenwich.

Secret Greenwich, by local historian David C. Ramzan, contains many colourful stories to enliven these little-known facts about Greenwich.

Book ISBN 9781445675107

Book Format Paperback

pages 96 pages

Publication Date 15 Oct 2017

Height 234

Width 165

Illustrations 100

Regular Price: £14.99

Special Price: £13.49

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