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Where were you in 82? – Tunnelling under the Mary Rose

Where were you in 82? – Tunnelling under the Mary Rose

Kester Keighley was a member of the Mary Rose dive team, who was in the water when the Mary Rose was lifted…

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CRASH! The moment that made a nation jump

CRASH! The moment that made a nation jump

Everybody who watched the raising of the Mary Rose remembers the moment when the cradle fell, but what actually happened?

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Where Were You in 82? – Mary Rose Special Branch

Where Were You in 82? – Mary Rose Special Branch

William Alwyn “Al” Davies is a member of the Mary Rose Special Branch of the British Sub Aqua Club

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Where Were You in 82? – lifting the Mary Rose

Where Were You in 82? – lifting the Mary Rose

11 October 1982, John Gray was operator of Tog Mor, the crane that lifted the Mary Rose. In this blog, he remembers that day…

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Where were you in 82? Royal Engineers

Where were you in 82? Royal Engineers

Hugh McKnight was a Royal Engineers diver during the final stages of the recovery of the Mary Rose

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Are we fitter and healthier than our Tudor ancestors?

Are we fitter and healthier than our Tudor ancestors?

Did the crew of the Mary Rose have a balanced diet? Our hands-on activities encourage children to find out for themselves.

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The 180-year-old Mary Rose souvenirs

The 180-year-old Mary Rose souvenirs

When the Mary Rose was first rediscovered in the 1830s, everyone wanted a piece of the ship, and with these souvenirs, they could have one…

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Think you saw the Mary Rose at school? Think again!

Think you saw the Mary Rose at school? Think again!

A lot has changed in the Mary Rose Museum since you came on that school trip 25 years ago…

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How to be a scientist

How to be a scientist

There is no single right way to become a scientist, but in our latest blog, Prof Schofield goes back to her roots and plants some future scientist seeds…

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