Discover HEC's unique collections, from digitised documentation to the physical books held at the Centre's reference library.
Enhancing public understanding in marine and engineering science and history.
Browse the historic Ship Plan and Survey Report collection.
The Heritage & Education Centre's updated combined collections catalogue is now available for the first time online. The library catalogue contains records of over 50,000 books, journals, conference papers, registers, rules and regulations, journal articles, statistics, research reports and inquiries.
Digitised historic editions of the Lloyd's Register of Ships, including the oldest surviving Register Book from 1764.
The Casualty Returns, or Wreck Returns as they are sometimes referred to, record the total losses of vessels worldwide within incremental periods.
In our collection we have a beautiful photo album with images from Lloyd's Register staff enjoying their day on the... https://t.co/RhMWBylFIN
New find from #ProjectUndaunted! This beautiful certificate from 1860 for Clarence's Improved Hydraulic Testing Mac... https://t.co/D4lT2lnH5u
8 Northumberland Avenue, London9 - 10 October 2019
71 Fenchurch Street, London, EC3M 4BS21 September 2019
71 Fenchurch Street, London, EC3M 4BS16 - 17 September 2019
71 Fenchurch Street, London, EC3M 4BSUntil 31 October 2019
Summer intern Charlie Kelley recounts the story of the famous Arctic exploration vessel.