Metal, stone and ceramics
Investigating, modelling and preventing the damage to metallic objects, ceramics and buildings
Conservation work on the Mary Rose
The Mary Rose was a warship built on the orders of King Henry VIII which sank in 1545. The well-preserved ship and its contents were salvaged in 1982. Imperial College is working with the Mary Rose Trust to prevent further degradation of the artefacts.
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