The River Dee: a journey through records

Cheshire Record Office, Duke Street, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 1RL

Tel: 01244 972115

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Collections experts will be on hand to help you navigate the records that tell the story of a city and its river. See for yourself the charter from 1354 that confirms that Chester’s Mayor is also Admiral of the Dee. Explore the evidence of the importance of the Port of Chester and the struggle to keep the river open to ships. On to more recent times where you can enjoy the floating baths and spectacular Victorian Dee illuminations!

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Tel: 01244 972115

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