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Corney Reach Way W4 2UG United Kingdom

September 2021

Mudlarks and the Thames – Hands on History

September 25 @ 10:00 amSeptember 26 @ 5:00 pm BST
Chiswick Pier, Corney Reach Way W4 2UG United Kingdom + Google Map

This highly interactive mudlarking exhibition showcases the collections of 20 mudlarks (10 on the 25th September and 10 on the 26th September). This is an opportunity to meet London’s mudlarks and see their collections that have been assembled over decades – the result of a passion that combines the meticulous approach of the archaeologist with love of stories of the historian. Mudlarks and the Thames is a great chance to come and find out what mudlarks have uncovered in the Thames…

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Mudlarking Tour along the Thames

September 25 @ 2:00 pm4:00 pm BST
Chiswick Pier, Corney Reach Way W4 2UG United Kingdom + Google Map

Go mudlarking with Chiswick Pier Trust on the foreshore in Chiswick and find archaeological artefacts revealed by the River Thames. A chance to get onto the foreshore in Chiswick and find archaeological artefacts revealed by the River Thames. Who knows what will be discovered - smoking pipes, colourful pottery sherds, bones…? Meet outside the 'Mudlarking Exhibition' at Chiswick Pier Trust, on the North Bank of the Thames. Guests will walk along Chiswick Mall and explore the foreshore beside Chiswick Eyot.…

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Doves Press & Emery Walker House Walking Tour

September 25 @ 2:00 pm4:00 pm BST
Chiswick Pier, Corney Reach Way W4 2UG United Kingdom + Google Map

Join Emery Walker House Curator Mallory Horrill and local Hammersmith mudlark Jason Sandy on a walking tour where they will share the fascinating story of the Doves Press and the bitter feud between its founders. This walking tour will begin at Chiswick Pier Trust and end on the ground floor and Thames-side garden of the Emery Walker House. The tour will be approximately one hour and a quarter in length. Walking shoes and weather appropriate clothing is advised. Tickets £5…

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William Morris House & Walking Tour

September 26 @ 2:00 pm4:00 pm BST
Chiswick Pier, Corney Reach Way W4 2UG United Kingdom + Google Map

Join William Morris Society Curator Mallory Horrill and local Hammersmith mudlark Jason Sandy on a walking tour where they will explore William Morris’s love of the River Thames and his time spent living in Hammersmith (1878-1896). William Morris was greatly influenced by the natural world. Morris owned two homes along the River Thames and found inspiration for a number of his works from the Thames and other bodies of water. This walking tour will begin at Chiswick Pier Trust. Tickets…

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