Stage 5 – The Pier to Castle Street

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Cream-coloured phone boxes? – Cream and many other colours – learn about Hulls independence from the National Telephone Service and how its telephone system and phone boxes developed differently to the rest of the country.

Hull’s Monasteries – Monastic life was very important in Hull’s past and although it can be readily seen in the names Whitefriargate and Blackfriargate, many existing buildings started life in Monastic use. Read more about this and other surprising facts here.