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East London Guides

Greenwich Old and New

A view from the River: Location, Location, Location

Greenwich's fortunes have always been dependent on its Riverside position. This tour beside the River Thames will tell the story of Greenwich from medieval fishing village to important Royal retreat. Its 18th and 19th century Industrial and Maritime expansion, and 20th century repositioning as a major tourist destination. The 21st century sees Greenwich established at the heart of the Thames Gateway redevelopment project and 2012 Olympic Games Host.

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