An image of Emma Stothard's Sculpture Skipper Dora

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The Whitby Walking with Heritage Trail features nine of local artist Emma Stothard’s unique life-size sculptures inspired by Whitby’s fishing heritage dotted around Whitby. The trail takes visitors around Whitby  to discover the facinating fishing heritage of the town. From the first skipper in the North East (Dora Walker) to Victorian Photographer; Frank Meadow Sutcliffe. 

The Whitby's Walking With Heritage Trail is available on the Love Exploring Mobile App which can be downloaded on both Apple and Android devices. The app features information provided by the Whitby Civic Society and includes extensive information about each sculpture and facinating facts about the fishing history of Whitby and local points of interest. 

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Whitby's Walking With Heritage Trail

Type:Walking Route

Church Street, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 4AL
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Tel01723 383636

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
Whitby's Walking With Heritage Trail (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)

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