with Carol Osgerby
By Hull History Troupe.
Sunday June 3rd 1.30pm
with Ailsa Oliver from The History Troupe
with Rob Bell, The History Troupe
with Paul Schofield
With Rob Bell of The History Troupe
taken from Paul Gibsons book and presented by Liz Shepherd
A reminiscence of Hull's Theatres by Jim Shaw
Malcolm took us along the river Hull giving us hs take on the old and the new bridges which cross the river Hull. His interest in architecture and art showed us views we would not normally see.
Jim Shaw brought back many happy memories of times spent at our local cinemas before we were enticed to watch the smaller screen in our own homes. There were so many that he could only cover the West Hull and central cinemas.
Malcolm Wells is an expert in all of Hulls transport and showed many old photogrpahs of the buses that were used over the years along with their history.
Rob Bell gave a very interesting talk about the development of Hulls shipping industry and Earles in particular.
Mike Covell gave a very interesting talk on many of the churches which had been lost over the years in spit of being full of cold!
Mark talked about Sommerscales conection with Chile and his reputation there and showed us his paintings of notable battles. Mark also donated a booklet based on his talk about Sommerscales which is available to buy from the Carnegie Heritage Centre or the online shop for £3.00
By Michael Free
A story of life on the East Hull Docks in the 1970s
This talk, given by Malcolm Scott, showed how many statues had been moved about as well as the history of the person and what they had done to justify a statue.
Tony took us through the people he thought were the most famous Hull people who were born and bred in Hull. He also explained the criteria he had based his decisions on.
A wonderful description and explanation of the explorations of William Colbeck. Helen Bergin shared her enthusiasm with her audience.
Victoria told us about the Hull Rigby league playwer who became the first female rugby league coach. Another 1st for Hull!
An interesting talk about our unique telephone system and why we have cream telephone boxes.
With Robin Dermond Horspool
With Robin Dermond Horspool
With Carol Osgerby
What people may have as being a rather dry subject was very interesting in looking at the cahnges to how woman were veiwed in the 1800 & 1900's.
An interesting talk about the valuable contribution woman made in both Word Wars
These talks are an opportunity to hear and share memories of Hull and the people of Hull. They are held on the first Sunday of the month at 1.30pm and usually last for an hour or more, with a break for refreshments. Admission is £2.50
These talks are an opportunity to hear and share memories of Hull and the people of Hull. They are held on the first Sunday of the month at 1.30pm and usually last for an hour or more, with a break for refreshments.
Admission is £2.50
Carnegie Heritage Centre Ltd, 342 Anlaby Road, Hull HU3 6JA – Registered Office. Registered Charity Number 1131585 Monday 1.30 until 3 pm Family history help desk with the East Yorkshire Family History Society
Tuesday 9.30 until 3 pm Open House - pop in and see us with your queries or research
Friday 9.30 until 3 pm Open House again
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Carnegie Heritage Centre Ltd, 342 Anlaby Road, Hull HU3 6JA – Registered Office. Registered Charity Number 1131585
Monday 1.30 until 3 pm Family history help desk with the East Yorkshire Family History Society