Secret Greenwich by David C. Ramzan
Secret Greenwich, by local historian David C. Ramzan, contains many colourful stories to enliven these little-known facts about Greenwich.
- By David C. Ramzan
- Paperback: 96 pages
- Published by Amberley Publishing (15 Oct. 2017)
- Size: 16.5 x 0.8 x 23.4 cm
Greenwich’s position on the River Thames has drawn many people to this fascinating area of south-east London over the years. This book delves into the history of Greenwich, detailing intriguing and lesser-known facts associated with many of its famous landmarks and intriguing sites.
Just 1 of our definitive collection of books on Royal Greenwich & London here at Royal Museums Greenwich.
Topics covered include:
- royal localities and the little-told stories behind them; green spaces including gardens, parks and graveyards; underground tunnels, caves and hideaways; residents of Greenwich noted for their heroics or villainy; river traders upon which Greenwich’s maritime and trading enterprises depended; sporting heritage, including the origins of sports that evolved and were first established in Greenwich.
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