Ship Inn and Hughes Bolckow, Marske

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The Ship Inn is a Grade 2 listed building built in 1932
Ship Inn, Marske
This fascinating photo shows a half-built Ship with the original still in place

The mock tudor timber framing originated from the battleships HMS Collingwood and HMS Southampton.

The 1882 HMS Collingwood was scrapped by Hughes-Bolckow on the Tyne in 1909.800px-HMS_Collingwood_(1882)

The 1820 HMS Southampton was also broken up by Hughes-Bolckow at their new Battleship Wharf in Blyth around 1912.

South 1912

Hughes-Bolckow also made furniture from ships, such as these chairs from the Collingwood.


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