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Full Steam Ahead

Brunel's ss Great Britain is one of the most important historic ships in the world. When she was launched in 1843 she was called 'the greatest experiment since the Creation'.

By combining size, power and innovative technology, Brunel created a ship that changed history. His vision for the ss Great Britain made her the great-great-grandmother for all modern ships

Play our Full Steam Ahead game and put your ship designing skills to the test, with a little help from Isambard Kingdom Brunel.

Full Steam Ahead Game