This website contains a variety of free resources relating to the history of Yorkshire people and places, with a particular focus on the areas around Eastrington, Howden, Goole and Snaith. You will also find details of local history books about the area.
The historical material on this website has been gathered over many years and is shared freely. However, we also offer a professional genealogy research service - ranging from a few hours' assistance with a particular 'brick wall' to tracing your entire family tree.
There is also an extensive catalogue of old local photographs of Howden, Goole and many other Yorkshire villages. These evocative old views of local streets, places and people are often extremely helpful in bringing the past to life.
Line drawing of the 'Eight-and-Forty' house at Wallingfen, late 19th century