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Marshall Street Baths

This viewpoint looks at the historic Marshall Street Baths and its role in hosting international swimming galas during the Second World War.

Freemasons’ Tavern and the ‘birth’ of football

This viewpoint explores the role of the Freemasons’ Tavern in the foundation of the Football Association and the so-called ‘birth’ of association football.

Thames FC and the Wembley of the East

This viewpoint explores the history of Thames FC, a professional football club that existed for just four years.

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Waltham Abbey School

Waltham Abbey was the first official Quaker school for boys, established by George Fox, the founder of Quakerism, in 1668.