Ipswich

On this day: 17th January 1842

The Ipswich Dock Act 1837 received Royal Assent on 30th June 1837, just ten days after Queen Victoria’s accession to the throne. And after many years of planning and construction (plus ҫa change), the largest Wet Dock in Britain opened in Ipswich on … [Read more...] about On this day: 17th January 1842