Ten Interesting Facts and Figures about Maritime Greenwich; John Rabon; Anglotopia Magazine

UK – Maritime Greenwich

Greenwich, London is an area of London just south-east of the City of London.  It’s first mentioned in a Saxon charter in 918 as “Grenowic” or “green settlement.”  As London grew and prospered, Greenwich eventually became an area dedicated to maritime pursuits, eventually becoming the home of the Royal Navy College and the Royal Observatory.

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