Stranded ship

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
National Maritime Museum, Queen's House
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Painting of the HM gun-brig Snipe run aground off the beach at Great Yarmouth when 67 died. It is however painted as if Manby’s mortar (lifesaving devise) had already been created and the sailors were saved.