River Thames History. This magnificent city owes its very existance to the
majestic Royal River Thames which flows through its centre.
Float down England's longest river, from its origin in the Cotswolds to its ramble
through London, a journey through centuries of.
Mar 3, 2009 ... The Port of London Authority has a rich history on the River Thames from the air
raids of World War II to the Docklands building boom of the ...
Learn about the longest river in England with its 45 locks and areas of ... one of
our family friendly hotels and you can discover history or enjoy a spot of camping.
Facts about Thames history. The name 'Thames', from Middle English Temese, is
derived from the Celtic name for the river, Tamesas (from *tamēssa), recorded ...
May 28, 2014 ... The River Thames, for centuries it's been a much of a London landmark as any of
the city's man-made structures. A major trade route and ...
River Thames, ancient Tamesis or Tamesa, also called (in Oxford, England) ....
The origins of the modern system of water control were in place, as were the ...
Timeline & Maps. Click on the sections below for a Timeline and Maps of the
Thames and Thames region. Timeline. A timeline of the river since 1850s.
Thames has retained a wealth of historical buildings from the gold-mining days ...
To the Waihou River he gave the name Thames 'on account of it bearing some ...
Jul 25, 2010 ... 'Liquid history,' was how the 19th century MP John Burns described the River
Thames. The Thames has always played a central role in the life ...