Heritage Open Days 2018 Talks: Between Two Bridges: the rich maritime history of the River Hull with particular reference to the Drypool and North Bridge waterfront area, Dr Robb Robinson.
This talk by well – known historian and write, Dr. Robb Robinson will look at the River Hull – particularly the section between the modern-day Drypool and North bridges has a rich and long history. The Bounty was one of the ships built here but there is much more to the story of this area which is probably one of the most important pieces of maritime waterfront in Europe.
This talk will examine many aspects of this area’s rich and varied history and its wonderful connections with the creation of our modern global society. Free admission – there is no need to book in advance.