Moon & Sixpence

Marine Parade, Whitby, North Yorkshire, England, YO21 3PR, United Kingdom | B&B
 

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Seaside & Rather Interesting People

A travel blog entry by samplum

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After spending 2 nights in beautiful Badwell Ash, it was very different getting to seaside Scarborough. Our hotel was high up on a cliff overlooking the sea. When we got there, I knocked and knocked and knocked but nobody answered. Eventually I went down to the basement to speak to a lady through her window. She was a bit cross with me and shooed me back upstairs to ring the doorbell which I had obviously not seen earlier. ...

Scarborough

A travel blog entry by clarkefamily

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... the machines than what the prize was worth. Only Eryn and Isabel won, Rachel had to give up, hers was costing way over the £5 it was going to give her as a prize.

After the girls gambling we headed towards Scarborough Castle. The castle is on a cliff top overlooking the bays. Fabulous views from the castle. The Keep was built by Henry ll in the 12th century. There were ...

In circa 43AD, the Romans came from overseas......

A travel blog entry by heatherham

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... The next stop was Hadrian's Wall at Housestead, walked down the hill then up the next hill and then further up behind the fort and down yet another hill behind the fort to get to the wall. I was beginning to think that the wall was just another stone fence that separates the sheep into paddocks but I finally got to see it. It was the same rock as the sheep fences but about my height and very wide - as wide as a footpath. Kept going on to Whitby. The ...

Day of nothing

A travel blog entry by jenbowen

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Slept in a bit this morning and took things a bit slower. Bruce and I went for a walk to the local shops and wandered around the beach. We took the water pumped train down to the beach, not many of these trains are still around, was quite interesting. We took it easy for the rest of the day, and then packed our bags ready for an early start the next ...

The Curiosities of Whitby

A travel blog entry by jenandtony

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... chain thus ringing the attached bell. Hey presto! Storm warning!

I'm glad to report that Merryweather stated that the bottles were placed in a circle in order that the leeches would not feel "the affliction of solitary confinement". And nowadays they're just plastic leeches pretending they would climb if there was a storm.


The goriest exhibit must be The Hand of ...

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This B&B, located on Marine Parade, Whitby, is near Whitby Abbey, Whitby Museum, Whitby Lighthouse, and Mini Monsterz.
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