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On 8th September 2012, we assisted with a Heritage Day event at Flixton Carr. The site is currently being excavated by a York University Team lead by Mesolithic expert Dr Nicky Milner  and  her team. During stone age times  the land consisted of small linked islands linked by a gravel ridge in the [...]

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Quarter Deck at Hunmanby Hall

On December 18, 2011 By

A ’ship’s deck’ was erected at Hunmanby Hall in 1922. This is often attributed to Admiral Mitford – which is incorrect.

The true facts are as follows. When Hunmanby Hall came onto the market in 1921 it was bought by Lord Nunburnholme of Warter, near Hull, in the East Riding. Lord Nunburnholme had a [...]

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