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by stontamar
Sun Jan 16, 2011 12:33 pm
Forum: Whitby Issues & Debate
Topic: Marina building - Joke or asset
Replies: 1
Views: 2351

Marina building - Joke or asset

Am I alone in considering that the new marina building is little better that a garden shed. After all the debate regarding the future of this area of the town my own view is that represents a pathetic outcome whereas others may view it as a major asset to the town!! Well done to those responsible. s...
by stontamar
Sun Jan 16, 2011 12:21 pm
Forum: Whitby History
Topic: Auxiliary Patrol Craft - Whitby 1914-18 & 1939-45
Replies: 0
Views: 2372

Auxiliary Patrol Craft - Whitby 1914-18 & 1939-45

Does anyone have any details or photographs of auxiliary patrol craft operated by the Royal Navy out of Whitby during either of the World Wars. I am also interested in finding details of any Whitby registered fishing boats or private craft that were requisitioned by the Royal Navy, or other services...
by stontamar
Sun Jan 16, 2011 12:12 pm
Forum: Whitby History
Topic: SS BURNHOLM 1904-23 Rowland & Marwood
Replies: 0
Views: 2072

SS BURNHOLM 1904-23 Rowland & Marwood

Can anyone help locate a photograph of the Rowland & Marwood steam ship BURNHOLM built in 1904 by J L Thompson Sunderland. She was sold in 1924 to Watts & Watts Steam Ship Co. and renamed MEDMENHAM and finally scrapped in Scotland in 1933. Rowland & Marwood were of course a Whitby based shipping com...
by stontamar
Sun Jan 16, 2011 11:47 am
Forum: Whitby History
Topic: Ex German Warships in Whitby c1919
Replies: 4
Views: 5818

Re: Ex German Warships in Whitby c1919

Does anyone have details or pictures of the German U-Boat and Cruiser that were brought into Whitby c1919. Regards stontamar carnock@davemallinson.fsnet.co.uk The U-boat was U98 completed in February 1917and surrendered 16 January 1919. Finally scrapped in Blyth late 1919, early 1920. stontamar The...
by stontamar
Sun Jul 25, 2010 6:31 pm
Forum: Whitby History
Topic: Ex German Warships in Whitby c1919
Replies: 4
Views: 5818

Re: Ex German Warships in Whitby c1919

stontamar wrote:Does anyone have details or pictures of the German U-Boat and Cruiser that were brought into Whitby c1919.

Regards

stontamar
carnock@davemallinson.fsnet.co.uk
The U-boat was U98 completed in February 1917and surrendered 16 January 1919. Finally scrapped in Blyth late 1919, early 1920.

stontamar
by stontamar
Tue Jun 17, 2008 8:30 am
Forum: Whitby History
Topic: Fishing Boat Identities
Replies: 1
Views: 4868

Fishing Boat Identities

Can anyone please confirm if any of the following boats operating out of Whitby have previously carried a port registration number? ELLIOT DUKE GIRL'S OWN HEATHER OF BURNHAM LINZIE H STONEY BROKE LITTLE ANDROMEDA TINA DAWN LAZER-D http://www.trawlerphotos.co.uk/ Regards stontamar carnock@davemallins...
by stontamar
Tue Jun 17, 2008 8:24 am
Forum: Whitby History
Topic: Ex German Warships in Whitby c1919
Replies: 4
Views: 5818

Ex German Warships in Whitby c1919

Does anyone have details or pictures of the German U-Boat and Cruiser that were brought into Whitby c1919.

Regards

stontamar
carnock@davemallinson.fsnet.co.uk
by stontamar
Tue Jun 17, 2008 8:20 am
Forum: Whitby History
Topic: Herring drifter DOROTHY
Replies: 2
Views: 6777

Motor Lug 'DOROTHY GY545

Motor Lug ‘DOROTHY’ GY545 Owner: Sam Chapman Grimsby Built Anstruther 1938 Based in Whitby c1957/58 and 1959/60 under Skipper Billy Graham. Mid 1950s Fishing out of Scarborough. Skipper: Jack (Nobbler) Fletcher Crew: Joe Fletcher: Ernie (Shwapsha) Eves: Stan (Banger) Parks Sold to Hartlepool owners ...
by stontamar
Sat Mar 04, 2006 9:40 am
Forum: Whitby History
Topic: Herring drifter DOROTHY
Replies: 2
Views: 6777

Herring drifter DOROTHY

I am trying to find details of the herring drifter DOROTHY which was in the Whitby fishing fleet during the late 1950's early 1960's. In particular what was her port registration number, where and when was she built, when did she work out of Whitby and what was her ultimate fate. Does any reader kno...