Whitehaven Harbour

Whitehaven Harbour Location :¬†Whitehaven Grid Ref : NX 969183     The development of the harbour in Whitehaven started with the beginning of the Irish coal trade. In 1634 Sir Christopher Lowther built a stone jetty, now known as the Old Quay. It is one of the oldest remaining coal wharves in Britain. This was … Continue reading Whitehaven Harbour