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us: National Maritime Museum (Great Britain)



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    • us: NMM (National Maritime Museum)
    • us: Great Britain. National Maritime Museum
    • us: Greenwich (London, England). National Maritime Museum
    • us: Greenwich, Eng. National Maritime Museum
    • us: Royal Museums Greenwich. National Maritime Museum
    • us: Eikoku Gurinitchi Kokuritsu Kaiji Hakubutsukan
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    • Greenwich, Eng. National Maritime Museum
  • Sources

    • found: Its Royal yachts, 1953.
    • found: Eikoku ni atta Inō Tadataka no Nihon zenzu, c1995: t.p. (in subtitle: Eikoku Gurinitchi Kokuritsu Kaiji Hakubutsukan)
    • found: National Archives website, 6 June 2013: under National Maritime Museum, Royal Naval Museum Greenwich (Royal Naval Museum, Greenwich; the museum was created in 1873 when the Royal Naval College was established at Greenwich in the buildings of the Greenwich Hospital; the collections of this museum were transferred to the National Maritime Museum under the 1934 National Maritime Museum Act)
    • found: Royal Museums Greenwich website, 6 June 2013: under Library Research guides (National Maritime Museum; in 1927, members of the Society for Nautical Research made proposals for a national maritime museum to occupy the buildings of the Royal Hospital School at Greenwich; National Naval and Nautical Museum Trust first met on 30 Nov. 1927; change in title to the 'National Maritime Museum' Trust, in 1931; on 25 July 1934 the National Maritime Museum Act was passed; the Museum was formally opened on the 27 Apr. 1937)
    • found: Royal Museums Greenwich. Annual review 2011/12: p.1 (founded by statute in 1934, the National Maritime Museum, NMM, maritime museum; in June 2011 Her Majesty The Queen formally approved Royal Museums Greenwich, RMG, as the new collective title for the National Maritime Museum, Queen's House, Royal Observatory, and Cutty Sark)
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    • 1980-10-07: new
    • 2014-08-15: revised
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