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This plaque commemorates the fateful voyage of the paddle steamer Forfarshire from Hull to Dundee on 5th September 1838. P. S. Forfarshire and Grace Darling 1838 Grace Darling saved many lives by her heroic efforts when the ship foundered on the Farne Islands

Pier, Hull, United Kingdom

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Site of the manor house of Sir William de la Pole (first mayor of Kingston upon Hull, 1331) and of the Suffolk Palace erected by Sir Michael de la Pole, Earl of Suffolk. The palace was seized by the Crown (1504) and became known as "The King's Manor"

Corner of Lowgate and Alfred Gelder Street, Hull, United Kingdom

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Known as Harry Lazarus' Hotel during the 1870s and 1880s 32-33 Posterngate was used to feed european transmigrants en route to America and Canada

32-33 Posterngate, Hull, United Kingdom

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J. R. R. Tolkien author of The Lord of the Rings convalesced here (then Brooklands Officers' Hospital) 1917-1918 during his service in the Great War

Dennison Centre, Cottingham Road, Hull, United Kingdom

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The west elevation of this building incorporates part of Joseph Rank's mill (1891) designed by Alfred Gelder. Clarence Mill was important in the industrialisation of flour milling, bringing together steam power, large scale mechanisation and import of grain by water transport.

Clarence Mill, Hull, United Kingdom

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Sir John Hall born in Hull, 1824-1907 Prime Minister of New Zealand. Led the successful campaign which made New Zealand's parliament the first in the world to grant national votes for women in 1893

Central Library, Hull, United Kingdom

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Mary Denness b. 1937 Hull trawler safety campaigner. Founder/leader of the Hessle Road Women's Committee formed after the 1968 Triple Trawler Disaster in which 58 men perished. The women's swift action forced new shipping laws - saving countless future lives

Maritime Museum, Carr Lane, Hull, United Kingdom

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Yvonne Blenkinsop b. 1938 Hull trawler safety campaigner. Founder/leader of the Hessle Road Women's Committee formed after the 1968 Triple Trawler Disaster in which 58 men perished. The women's swift action forced new shipping laws - saving countless future lives

Maritime Museum, Carr Lane, Hull, United Kingdom

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Christine Jensen MBE 1939-2001 Hull trawler safety campaigner. Founder/leader of the Hessle Road Women's Committee formed after the 1968 Triple Trawler Disaster in which 58 men perished. The women's swift action forced new shipping laws - saving countless future lives

Maritime Museum, Carr Lane, Hull, United Kingdom

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Lillian Bilocca 1929-1988 Hull trawler safety campaigner. Founder/leader of the Hessle Road Women's Committee formed after the 1968 Triple Trawler Disaster in which 58 men perished. The women's swift action forced new shipping laws - saving countless future lives

Carr Lane, Hull, United Kingdom

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Built in 1902 to a design by Benjamin Septimus Jacobs the building at the rear was the Western Synagogue used by the Hull Hebrew community until its closure in 1994

Linnaeus Street, Hull, United Kingdom

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Oxford University Rouse Ball Professor Mathematician and Astrophysicist Edward Arthur Milne FRS attended Hymers College 1908-1914

Hymers College, Hymers Avenue, Hull, United Kingdom

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Here stood the tower of the Prudential Building [by Waterhouse and son] until destroyed in the 1941 May blitz when in two nights, 420 people were killed in Hull and 350 were badly injured

King Edward Street, Hull, United Kingdom

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Marine artist Henry Redmore (1820 - 1887) lived here from 1870 until his death in 1887

163 Coltman Street, Hull, United Kingdom

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Built in 1871 by the North Eastern Railway Company, the former emigrant waiting room was used by Scandinavian & Jewish transmigrants en route to North America before the First World War

63 Anlaby Road, Hull, United Kingdom

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Founded in 1369, the Guild of the Holy Trinity acquired important maritime and charitable functions. The site of Trinity House was occupied prior to 1539 by a Carmelite Friary. Trinity House was granted a Royal Charter in 1541. This building was erected in 1753.

Corner of Posterngate and Trinity House Lane, Hull, United Kingdom

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From this house the BBC's pioneer station 6KH broadcast programmes via a transmitter in Wilcolmlee between 1924 and 1931

Bishop Lane, Hull, United Kingdom

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Designed by John Rennie, the dock was completed in 1809 along the line of the medieval town walls. Excavated material from Humber Dock was used to reclaim the area south of Humber Street. The dock was reopened as a marina in 1983

Green Bricks public house, Humber Dock Street, Hull, United Kingdom

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The river Hull rises on the Wolds near Elmswell and flows southwards to enter the Humber. The name Hull may orginate from old Scandinavian for 'Deep One' or celtic for 'Muddy One'.

Tidal Barrage, Hull, United Kingdom

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Poet & writer Philip Larkin (1922 - 1985) lived here 1974 - 1985

105 Newland Park, Hull, United Kingdom

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Thomas Sheppard, curator, lived here 1888 - 1892

3, Victoria Avenue, Hull, United Kingdom

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Joseph Groves Boxhall (1884-1967) Fourth Officer of RMS Titanic and survivor of the disaster lived here

27, Westbourne Avenue, Hull, United Kingdom

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Ian Carmichael, actor, lived here 1921 - 1929

32, Westbourne Avenue, Hull, United Kingdom

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Amy Johnson airwoman lived here 1918 - 1927

85, Park Avenue, Hull, United Kingdom

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Anthony Minghella playwright and film director lived here 1976 - 1981

168, Park Avenue, Hull, United Kingdom

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Ralph & Gerald Thomas film directors lived here 1926 - 1929

89 Westbourne Avenue, Hull, United Kingdom

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Two storey timber railway offices, built in 1904, stood against the red brick area of this wall and were dismantled in 2006 to accommodate the Paragon Interchange, opened in 2007.

On the inside of the north wall of the interchange, Hull, United Kingdom

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Poet, author and journalist, Hubert Nicholson (1908 - 1996) was born here 23rd January 1908

37, Washington Street, Hull, United Kingdom

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During the Spanish Civil War this building 30 Church Street (formerly Elmtrees) was home to forty refugee children from the Basque region of northern Spain who were cared for by local volunteers

30 Church Street, Sutton, Hull, United Kingdom

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The brindled paving indicated the position of the Town Walls constructed of brick in the 14t century and repeatedly strengthened against threatened invasions. In ruins by the late 18th century they were demolished to permit construction of the docks.

North end of Princes Dock Street, Hull, United Kingdom

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The Hull Marina Development Complex was opened by Her Majesty The Queen on 17th July 1987

Railway Street, Hull, United Kingdom

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Humber Dock Promenade. This promenade was opened on 26th April 1988 by Councillor Miss V A Mitchell Lord Mayor of Kingston upon Hull & Admiral of the Humber

Wall running between Humber Dock Street and the Marina, close to the junction with Castle Street, Hull, United Kingdom

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Dorothy L. Sayers Writer and scholar lived here 1916-1917

80, Westbourne Avenue, Hull, United Kingdom

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Wilson Line

Recreation centre, corner of Commercial Lane and Kingston Street, Hull, United Kingdom

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Built for the North Eastern Railway and opened on 10 May 1907, The Wilmington Bridge replaced a single track bridge built in 1853 for the York & Midland Railway.

Wilmington Bridge, Hull, United Kingdom

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The southern arm of the 14th century town wall included at this point a postern called The Watergate. This led to the South End, a landing on the Humber foreshore which was also used as a town tip & battery.

West of the Ruscadors public house, Humber Street, Hull, United Kingdom

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Poet & writer Stevie Smith (1902-1971) was born here 20th September 1902

34, De la Pole Avenue, Hull, United Kingdom

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Built in 1866 at the expense of Charles H. Wilson M.P. the Seamen's Mission was extended in 1926/7 to form the Mariners' Church of the Good Shepherd.

The Mission, Posterngate, Hull, United Kingdom

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In a cottage near his grandfathers mill was born Joseph Rank 1854 - 1943 founder of the milling firm of Joseph Rank Ltd

The windmill on Holderness Road, Hull, United Kingdom

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A Hull industrialist who became Britain's chief maker and distributor of motion pictures, J Arthur Rank was born here on 22 December 1888

371 Holderness Road, Hull, United Kingdom

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The dock behind you was opened in 1846 and was the first in the port to have direct railway access. Railway Dock The dock closed to commercial shipping in 1968 and was reopened as a marina in 1983.

Warehouse, Hull, United Kingdom

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In 1939 the RAF 17 Balloon Centre was established in this area. In 1942 it was renamed as RAF Station Sutton on Hull. From 1943-59 it was home to the RAF School of Firefighting and Rescue. Closed in 1961

Bransholme Library, Northpoint Centre, Hull, United Kingdom

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The site of these gardens was occupied until 1930 by the port's first enclosed dock known as Queen's Dock Authorised in 1774. The gardens with the town docks delineate the walls and moat which once encompassed the old town.

side of the large fountain, on Wilberforce Drive, opposite Hull College and the Wilberforce Monument, Hull, United Kingdom

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On this site, in 1754, was founded Pease's Bank, the first bank to be founded in Yorkshire It later became part of Barclays Bank plc

the northern end of High Street, Hull, United Kingdom

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Opened in 1848 and substantially enlarged to a design by William Bell in 1904, Paragon Station was the principal Hull passenger station of the North Eastern Railway which, with its dock, cartage, hotel and shipping interests, was a major local employer.

Station concourse, Hull, United Kingdom

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Pioneer Aviator Amy Johnson (1903-1941) was born here 1st July 1903

St Georges Road, Hull, United Kingdom

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Built in 1797 as the town's premier hotel, the Neptune Inn was Hull's Custom House for nearly 100 years

Whitefriargate, Hull, United Kingdom

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One of the four main entrances through the town walls Myton Gate built in the 14th century stood close to here until demolition in the late 18th century

Ask restaurant, corner of Prince's Dockside and Castle Street, Hull, United Kingdom

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Here, from 1624 until 1640 while his father was Master of the Charterhouse, lived Andrew Marvel 1621-1678 Poet, public servant and Member of Parliament for Kingston upon Hull

Holderness Road, Hull, United Kingdom

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The Maister family were prominent Hull merchants in the 17th and 18th centuries. Maister House was rebuilt after a fatal fire in 1743 with the advice of Lord Burlington. The staircase hall is open to the public during office hours.

Maister House, High Street, Hull, United Kingdom

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