It was some few years ago that Dr. Paul Richards of King’s Lynn gave a very informative talk to members of the Ipswich Maritime Trust on the Hanseatic League and its links with ports on the East Coast. We knew that Ipswich was a major Hanseatic port … [Read more...] about Launch of Ipswich: A Hanseatic Port
Have you ever wondered about where Coprolite Street on the Waterfront gets its name from? Well one of our volunteers took it on themselves to look into the story behind this odd street name. Today the fertilizer industry in the UK is dominated by … [Read more...] about The Story of Coprolite Street
Hello and welcome to the brand-new Ipswich Maritime Trust website! We have been hard at work for the last 10 months planning, writing and working with the amazing web designer Angie, from Purple Hippo to create something we are so proud of. So … [Read more...] about Hello World!!!