Tag: English Heritage

Saltend from the air 1925

THESE marvellous photographs were taken from the air in 1925 and perhaps are the earliest aerial images of the distillery site at Saltend (now BP). The images are included on the Britain from Above website and show a series of photographs taken by Flight  AFL3060 on the 6th May 1925. There […]

Paull Holme Tower

Ancient Paull Monument “at risk”

ONE OF THE MOST in-depth studies ever undertaken into the state of the region’s historic treasures has revealed that the East Riding has the greatest proportion of “high risk” scheduled monuments in England. Paull Holme Tower is one such monument at risk. Image: © Copyright Dave Dunford and […]

Praise for church in Paull

ENGLISH HERITAGE have reported a brighter future for the Grade I listed, St Andrew Church in Paull in a report published yesterday. FACED WITH crumbling stonework and roofs, local people feared that St Andrew Church might be closed down. But spurred on by a grant from English Heritage, […]