Join local historian and YouTuber Jamie Topliss-Yates (aka Hull History Nerd) to discover the history of Hull’s Docks.
The talk will explore the earliest days of the docks as a creation of the monks at Meaux abbey to sell their wool, through the changing of the course of the River Hull, and the building of the floating docks.
There will also be an opportunity at the end of the talk for a Q&A.
All aboard! Join us on a journey through 200 years of transport history Enjoy the sights, sounds and smells of the past at Streetlife Museum. Take a stroll down a 1940s high street. Hop aboard a vintage tram. And step back in time to a world of bone-shaking bicycles and steam-powered cars! From world-changing inventions to historic local icons – our transport collection has something for everyone.
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