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- King's Lynn was the birth place of the English Naval explorer George Vancouver (born in King's Lynn, 22 June 1757; d. 10 May 1798 [aged 40]), who set sail on the Vancouver Expedition for the 'new world' - the same person whom the city of Vancouver in British Columbia (along with Vancouver Island, Mount Vancouver, and Vancouver, Washington state, and others) are all named after!
- King's Lynn was a trading port of the former Hanseatic League. Its Hanseatic Warehouse is the only surviving League building in England.
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