Chatham Dockyard - Talk
3rd May 2019
Chatham Dockyard at the heart of industry and sea power Military and Naval historian, Dr Martin
Watts, from Canterbury Christ Church University,
will speak about the history of Chatham Royal Dockyard, and its pivotal influence upon the
industrial revolution of the 18th and 19th centuries.
The Dockyard is widely recognised as one of the most important industrial sites of
this period, accelerating industrialisation and changing the landscape and nature of the Medway towns, enjoying a period as the most important naval base and yard in the British Isles.
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