Bottle

Half marathon notice

Visitor notice: On Sunday 4 March Cutty Sark and the museum car park will be closed for the Vitality Big Half Marathon. All other museums will be open as normal and DLR and rail links will be running. Find out about road closures

Essential information

Key stage: 
Early Years Foundation Stage, Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2
Resource type: 
Classroom activity
Location: 
National Maritime Museum, Queen's House
School subject: 
History

A bottle was found in 1840 by divers trying to salvage valuable items from the 100-gun warship Royal George that rolled over and sank while being repaired outside Portsmouth In 1782.

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