|Built at the Royal Docks at Deptford, |
Royal Sovereign, with shipwright Peter Pett.
Peter Lely c.1643 (photo sourced from Portcities).
|The site as it was when it was being excavated|
by the Society of Antiquaries of London, May 2012
(photo sourced from their website)
Hutchison Whampoa say that their plans are sensitive to the existing features, but being added to the WMF Watch list may help to ensure that the local heritage is made a focal point of the development plans rather than just given a nod in passing.
|Map of Deptford in 1623|