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  • Great Eastern

    Launch of the Leviathan

      We've delved deep into the archive and found a poem celebrating the launch of the Great Eastern.  Originally written...
  • Corn Street Clock

    The Time That Land Forgot

      The things Brunel did for Bristol are incredible, but did you know that he once even made it travel forward in time?...
  • Kathryn & Adam dancing on the Weather Deck

    Romance on board

    We've taken a look back at a selection of lovely couples who've tied the knot on board. Lesley & Claire Milner...
  • Dear Diary, Merry Christmas!

    Passenger diaries reveal what Christmas was like on board the SS Great Britain in the 1800s When you think of Christmas...
  • ss Great Britain in a storm

    Man Overboard!

    Go Aloft! is the authentic Victorian sailor experience that lets you climb the rigging of the ss Great Britain for a...