Hull: Yorkshire’s Maritime City

Historic clock on museum will be automated

Historic maritime clock to become automated

An historic city centre clock is set to become automated after more than 100 years.

The large clock on the south-facing tower of Hull’s Maritime Museum and its dialworks have … More


Maritime Futures training

Maritime training programme secures further funding

The accredited ‘Maritime Futures’ training programme dedicated to young people in Hull has attracted further funding.

Hull Maritime Foundation, a charity dedicated to supporting Hull Maritime, has been awarded £75,000 … More














The Arctic Corsair, Hull's last remaining sidewinder trawler

Hull’s historic vessels set sail for restoration

Hull’s last surviving sidewinder deep-water trawler, the Arctic Corsair and the Spurn Lightship, will move to a local shipyard for restoration.

Dunston’s (Ship Repairs) Limited, specialists in restoring and repairing … More



The Arctic Corsair, Hull's last remaining sidewinder trawler

Restoration of two historic ships

Two historic ships are to be restored.

A long-established shipyard company has been appointed to repair and restore two of the city’s much-loved ships, the Arctic Corsair and Spurn Lightship.… More


Guildhall

Time Ball reclaims its home on Hull’s skyline

Hull’s Guildhall Greenwich Time Ball will today reclaim its position on the city’s skyline as part of a £452,000 makeover.

Contractors Hobson & Porter will carefully lift the historic timepiece … More






More love for the Truelove Flag

A long due conservation treatment on the 147 year-old Truelove flag from the Hull Maritime Museum is now complete.

The 15ft (4.57m) Truelove flag, dating back to 1873 and on … More








The historic Truelove flag

Historic Truelove flag to be conserved

The Truelove flag, dating back to 1873, is to be conserved as part of the Hull Maritime project.

The 147 year-old flag hung from the north wall of the old … More


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