The Working River 2019

Here’s a selection of photographs taken of the working river this year. Click on an image to see the full picture and caption and scroll through.

The Open Bridges: A River Full of Stories exhibition is open at Hull Maritime Museum until the end of the year. The films will be on continuous loop throughout the free exhibition, open Monday – Saturday, 10am – 4.30pm, and Sunday, 11am – 4pm.

Thank you to everyone who has contributed to our ‘Open Bridges: A River Full Of Stories’ project. The River Full of Stories presentation book for Hull and East Yorkshire libraries and museums will be with us soon, we’ll keep you posted.

More stories click here

Visit the River Hull story blog posts by clicking here

Rich & Lou Duffy-Howard

Open Bridges made history when for the first time all 13 bridges over the River Hull in the UK’s City of Culture 2017 raised, swung or closed simultaneously splitting the city of Hull in two at 20:17 hours on 22nd September 2017.  Historic vessels sailed down the river, met by 21st century tugs, to the sound of a new musique concrète work by composer John Stead.

Open Bridges is an independent Hull/East Yorkshire based project.

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