This blog logs the activities of the Lloyd's Register Foundation Heritage & Education Centre; from its ambitious digitisation project - Project Undaunted, to its research projects, enquiries and events
Below the Waves - RFA War Methar
Published: 21 Feb 19
Archives and Collections Assistant Max Wilson was asked to help with an enquiry from the Salvage and Marine Operations unit of the Ministry of Defence regarding the wreck of the War Methar
First and Famous: Aquitania
Published: 15 Jan 19
HEC Digital Content Manager and Research Specialist Sean Clemenson takes a look at the famous liner's career.
First and Famous
The SS Athenia
Published: 03 Sep 18
Researcher and Website Content Editor Charlotte Ward has written about the SS Athenia, the first ship to be sunk by Germany during the Second World War, and a personal connection she has to the rescue operation of those on board.
These are a few of our favourite things...Dermot Fowler
Published: 14 Aug 18
In July 2018, the Heritage and Education Centre welcomed Dermot Fowler to the team for work experience. He wrote about his favourite thing!
First and Famous: Thermopylae
Published: 27 Jul 18
A short blog from Summer Intern Dermot Fowler, about the historic ship Thermopylae.
First and Famous
Ship types, design and construction
Robert Kerr-'The Ship that Saved Vancouver'
Published: 16 Jul 18
Archives and Collections Assistant Max Wilson uncovered the story of the Robert Kerr, the ship that saved Vancouver.
These are a few of our favourite things...Misha Ansell
Published: 09 Jul 18
In July 2018, the Heritage and Education Centre welcomed Misha Ansell to the team for her work experience week. She wrote about her favourite thing!