Thames Police Museum
Organisation: Police Force
Collections held: Police
Dates: 1700-1799, 1800-1849, 1850-1899, 1900-1949, 1950-present
The Thames Police Museum has existed in its present form since 1974 and is run under the auspices of the Thames Police Association. It is a small but very popular collection that records the history of policing on the River Thames from 1798 to the present
Wapping High Street, London E1W 2NE
Any publications or other relevant material about the collection / history of the organisation?
Collection is housed in an old carpenters workshop within an existing Met Police building
Who can access the collection?
Internal only (staff), External (public), Registered users
How big is the collection?
Image courtesy of Thames Police Museum