Old Shoreham Parish & Buckingham Manor

Bob Hill, a local historian, concentrated much of his research work and photo collections on his beloved Old Shoreham. Author of two outstanding booklets on Old Shoreham Bob used many of the following images to illustrate them and in doing so has preserved an important historical record of that small parish. The collection now lies with the Sussex Archaeological Society in their Marlipins Museum archives who have given their permission to display them on Shorehambysea.com. 

 

 

Ship Arrivals & Departures 1837-1842.

A selection of newspaper cuttings providing  five year example of ship movements in and out of Shoreham port during the 19th century. The ship’s name is followed by the surname of the captain then the port sailed from or to. From early 1840 the cargo carried is also given.

The British Library Newspaper Archive is a massive and absolutely fascinating resource and thanks must go them for their permission in allowing these images to be reproduced (www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk). Please also note that in copyright images belong to Northcliffe Media Limited and out of copyright images belong to The British Library.