‘Archivers’ Assemble

The teams start work… We are about a month and a half into our challenge of cataloguing and digitising technical shipbuilding plans from the Cook, Welton & Gemmell archive, and the response of our volunteers has been nothing short of outstanding. We currently have a group of 21 individuals, with more places available for anyone […]

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Discover Beverley’s shipbuilding past

An East Riding Archives project, supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund Made possible by money raised by National Lottery players, our project focuses on making digital images and cataloguing historic trawler plans from the archive of former  Beverley shipbuilders Cook, Welton & Gemmell. The project will enable people to discover (or re-discover) Beverley’s maritime heritage, […]

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