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Plimsoll partners

The Plimsoll Project Partnership brings together institutions with exceptional and important collections on maritime history. The partners are

  • Southampton City Council
  • Lloyd's Register
  • London Metropolitan Archives
  • National Maritime Museum
  • World Ship Society     

It is led by Southampton City Libraries, part of Southampton City Council. The Institute for Image Data Research at Northumbria University will be carrying out website evaluation for us. Content from the different partners' collections is being digitised and made available on the PortCities Southampton website.

To find out more about the partners and the collections they have made available on this site, click on a name below.

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