Sneak preview from Villages by the Sea – Robin Hood’s Bay

This document was shown in the BBC programme “Villages by the sea” featuring some filming in the museum. You can see it on BBC iplayer at the following link.

“His tongue is said to weigh above four Ton, and is as big as a large featherbed, it is enclosed in long pieces of what we call Whalebone”.  A quote from “A Voyage to Greenland”, about the voyage of the Volunteer.