Hull: Yorkshire’s Maritime City

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


The Guildhall Time Ball

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






Hull’s Maritime Tales Week goes digital

Maritime Tales Week, which will take place between Saturday 24 October and Sunday 1 November, is the first of its kind to be delivered by the Hull Maritime project.

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