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#1
Morning folks I got a work related question (sorry). Does anyone know of a good site for researching the history Portsmouth Naval dockyard its just I have a research project to do there. Many thanks.

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#2
Get hold of reports on:

Royal Clarence Yard (Gosport) and Gunwharf Quays (Portsmouth) from the SMR/Curators...........
Not comprehensive but a good start.

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#3

You could try the museum just inside the dockyard, access from the Gosport ferry side

http://www.royalnavalmuseum.org/Researchsection.htm



#4
Hullo Trowelhead. Another place to look would be the Portsmouth Papers, a good local history research report series. You can find a list of reports available from Portsmouth Museums at

http://www.portsmouthmuseumsshop.co.uk/a...apers.html

Good luck,

Weegie
#5
There is also a Naval Dockyards Society; their website is at

http://www.hants.gov.uk/navaldockyard/contents.htm

You might find the bibliography section most useful for your purposes - if you haven't found it already, of course.

Weegie


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