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Name: Cumbria Record Office and Local Studies Library, Whitehaven


Postal address: Scotch Street

Town: Whitehaven
County: Cumbria
Post code: CA28 7NL
Telephone: 01946 506420
Web address:

18 documents found for Cumbria Record Office and Local Studies Library, Whitehaven:

Code Description Date Keywords

Harrington Harbour records, 1788-1908, Workington Harbour records, 1726-1905, including harbour account books, correspondence, tenders, specifications, plans, tonnage account books, regulations, disbursement books

1726 - 1908 ports docks finances
D/Cu/collieries/Workington, Harrington, Broughton, Birkby and Unerigg

papers relating to shipments of coal by vessel, mid-eighteenth to mid-nineteenth centuries, including cash books, shipping accounts, Harrington day books (see also Workington estate papers)

1750 - 1850 trade commerece fuel

letters regarding seamen's strike at Whitehaven, 19 April 1751

1751   mariners correspondence wages

papers regarding loss of the Diligence of Whitehaven, 1754

1754   ships wrecks

Whitehaven, Maryport, Workington and Carlisle shipping registers, 1786-1919, 1838-1933, 1839-1944, 1786-1886

1786 - 1944 registration
YDX 465

John Moordaff, ship's captain: papers including records relating to ship Martha 1815-20.

1815 - 1820 captain officer ships
YDB 18 R. & H. Jefferson, wine merchants and ship owners, Whitehaven: ships' log, deeds and papers rel to estates in Antigua. 1830 - 1860 alcohol trade commerce imports Caribbean Colonies
YDX 56

letter regarding purchase by John Moore of Isle of Man of the Intrepid of Douglas, smuggling vessel, from a Whitehaven firm, 1830

1830   ships ownership correspondence

copy of logbook and diary of John Barnes on the Aimwell to Brazil, 1836

1836   ships Americas travel voyages journals
YDX 69

notes on Whitehaven, Maryport, Workington and Harrington ships and shipbuilders, 1969; photographs of ships and shipyards, 1874-1968

1874 - 1969 manufacturers

diary of John Graham, Whitehaven iron merchant & shipowner, 1875-7

1875 - 1877 trade commerce metal
TRS 2/1-13

Whitehaven fishing boat applications, 1883-1902

1883 - 1902 registration
YSH Whitehaven harbour, dock and railway: Harbour Commissioners committee minutes 1894 - 1995 ports transport

Workington Iron and Steel Co. Ltd: vessels engaged books and order book 1895-1970.

1895 - 1970 companies accounts commerce ships

Workington harbour: Pier Head registers, Harbour Master's log books, hoppers and dredgers log books, pilot's log books 1895-1988.

1895 - 1988 harbour port dredging pilot

Harrington Harbour and Dock Board: records including plans, correspondence and minutes, 1900-2006.

1900 - 2006 harbour dock port Cumbria

Whitehaven Harbour Commissioners' cargo vessels registers, 1924-56

1924 - 1956 registration trade ports
YDX 270 Niah Vaughn: papers re: BOC Transatlantic and Around the World Yacht challenges 1992 - 1995 adventure travel journeys