Lowestoft Fishing Industry

This image resource is for any age group studying the history of the Fishing industry in Lowestoft.

Lowestoft fish market, c.1910 (1300/72/21/19)

The resource consists of a PowerPoint containing historic photographs and contextual information including:

  • Development of the Lowestoft Port
  • The Fishing Industry Through Time
  • The Beach Village
  • The Herring Trade
  • Scottish Fisher Girls
  • The Prunier Trophy

The resource is fully editable, so you can use the images most relevant to your class.


History of Beccles

The resource consists of a PowerPoint containing historic photographs of the town of Beccles from its early history through to the World Wars. This also includes some contextual historical information and the following themes:

New Market in Beccles, 1810 (1300/7/77/1)
  • Early History
  • The New & Old Market
  • Beccles Quay & River Waveney
  • Floods
  • Beccles St. Michael’s Church
  • World War One & Two

The resource is fully editable, so you can use the images most relevant to your class.


History of Somerleyton Hall

Colour print of Somerleyton Hall, c.1860 (1300/103/7)

This image resource is for any age group studying the local history of Somerleyton Hall and Estate in Suffolk.

The resource consists of a PowerPoint containing historic photographs of Somerleyton Hall and Estate, detailing the history from being mentioned in the Domesday Book to the modern day. This also includes some contextual historical information and incorporates:

  • Somerleyton Village
  • Somerleyton Estate
  • Estate Owners
  • Hovercraft

The resource is fully editable, so you can use the images most relevant to your class.