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Record Tunny Catch written by Ryan Sheader
Old Scarborough Postcards and their messages
An article about our volunteer Lindy Rowley and why she is involved in the SMHC
An article about our volunteer Captain Peter Simpson and why he is involved in the SMHC
A controversial account of the 1914 bombardment of Scarborough
Dennis Atkinson Autobiography
Pancake / Skipping Day in Scarborough
UK fishing ports with steam trawlers
New article on Stanley Tipper who attended Graham Sea Training School in the 1920s
New article on 'Sinking the Tirpitz' by Ian Baird
Maritime Careers Week 2020 and a 1st hand account of offshore windfarm work by Scaborough's Matt Newsome
To commemorate the 75th anniversary of VE Day, May 8th 2020, we have created some new webpages looking at Scarborough in World War 2, click here for a list.
Extracts from the Harbour Master's Logbook 1906 to 1908 can be read here.
SS Betty Hindley, last merchant vessel lost from a WW2 seamine in 1947.
Nuclear bomb test 1952
1902 list of some Scarborough trades & shops
5 minute narrated video of Scarborough's history.
Colin & Will Jenkinson talk fishing plus Mark Vesey on maritime history.
Humber Keel boat 100 years old and still going
News about the world's smallest heritage centre in Scarborough
Dora Walker, first female skipper on the Yorkshire Coast
Special Wireless Section story WW2
Whitby and Hull trawler photos
Grimsby Trawlers website
An article on Ship's Biscuits
Historic map with old pictures
Seaweed farming on the Yorkshire Coast
Scarborough fisherman talks to a Syrian refugee
A 1 hour long American podcast about the origins and versions of the folk song 'Scarborough Fair (SMHC features from 33 to 49 minutes)
4 minute video of our 10th agm slideshow looking back over what we have achieved
Memories of fishing in the 1970s
History of ‘Fahyda’ and the ‘Scarborough Class’ Sloops
WW1 Centenary data for Scarborough deaths
Rowlocks and Thole Pins
Adshead Report on Scarborough 1938
Royal Navy Rum Barrel
Scarborough A - Z boat index, George Scales.
Ship's medicine chest
Scarborough fleet 2017
Ratapiko trawler SH39
Schermuly Rocket Line Pistol
Fishing boots, T Beanland & Sons:
Video about fishermen and mine sweeping in world war one: Mine Sweeping
Important dates in Scarborough's history: Scarborough Timeline
New arrivals - Harbour Master's logbooks going back over 100 years: Logbooks
U-Boat attack on South Bay September 1917: U-boat article
Brief history of Scarborough Spa: Scarborough Spa article
Mrs Casper gave us a copy of a fascinating letter written by a Royal Navy man on board HMS Revenge in November 1918. He was taking part in the surrender of the German Fleet. Read the letter here: HMS Revenge letter
Danny Normandale gave us a tour of his trawler. See the videos here: Videos
Articles on world war one: World War articles
Alfredo the accordionist played on board the Coronia, read his Italian family story: Alfredo's history
What the sea means to me, comments by local people: Quotes
Scarborough's steam trawlers had individually painted boiler funnels: Steam trawler funnels
King Richard III house on Sandside, by Jeremy Clark Richard House online pdf