Fishing and maritime history

The Hull History Centre holds many records relating to fishing and maritime history. For an overview of these collections, please see our source guide Ashore and Afloat: An Introduction to Maritime Collections at Hull History Centre (PDF).

Or follow the links below to see our research guides to individual collections and themes:

An Introduction to Hull's maritime history

Fishing crew lists

History of Hull docks

History of whaling

Hull and whaling

Mission to Seafarers Archive

Muster rolls

Skippers' cards

The Watch Ashore