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About

Located at the top of Whitby's historic Church Street and at the foot of the famous Abbey steps, W Hamond is the town's oldest surviving Whitby Jet Jewellery Shop. James Storr first opened its doors to an admiring public in 1860, at the height of the town's Jet jewellery and ornament production.

This charming boutique continues to operate from its original location. It is a Victorian treasure and an undeniable part of the town’s heritage, offering a glimpse of an era when Whitby, as a holiday destination, was in its infancy and fashionable Crinoline - clad ladies sought a piece of handmade Jet Jewellery as a souvenir of their visit.

Facilities

Shops

  • Shop Specialities - Whitby Jet

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Situated on the East side of Whitby only accessible by foot.From the town centre cross the swing bridge and take the 2nd turning on left into the cobbled Church Street. Follow to the 99 steps where the tea rooms are situated at the bottom of the steps to the right hand side.Closest parking at other end of Church Street.

W Hamond - The Original Whitby Jet Shop

Type:Shop - Jewellery

112 Church Street, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 4DE
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Tel01947 603330

Awards

  • Yorkshire AwardsWelcome To Yorkshire Member Welcome To Yorkshire Member 2020
  • Yorkshire AwardsDiscover Yorkshire Coast local members logo Discover Yorkshire Coast local members logo 2017

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday09:30 - 18:00

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