LIbrary & Archives – New additions to our collection!

New additions in our library:

Tune In, Look At, Goth Out! by Stephen Godfrey celebrates the music featured over two decades of Goth Weekends. Fabulous photographs capturing the bands during their gig sets.

Also, a couple of publications from the 2024 Goth Weekend.

Interested in curious customs and folklore tails? This up-to-date book about the Penny Hedge by Alastair Laurence will have you intrigued with fascinating facts and historical photographs or delve into Believe It or Not? and discover articles about ‘witch posts’ or ‘Hobs of the North York Moors’!

An Atlas & Index of Parish Registers for Family History interests.

Steam Shipping of Whitby 1816-1994 –  interesting lists and illustrations.

New publications of The Cleveland Industrial Archaeologist and back issues dating from 1973 and Fishing Boats plus back issues are available dating from 2007.

The Wall Paintings of Pickering Church is a beautifully illustrated book describing one of England’s hidden artistic treasures. Step through the door of this late medieval painted church and discover the story behind the discovery, restoration and conservation of these paintings.

We are open from Tuesday to Friday 10am – 4pm. Browse:Read:Discover

By Claire Marris – Archive Development Officer

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