Places

Click on the links below to find out more about the places to be included in the creative archive.

If you’d like to suggest an attraction that isn’t included below, please leave a comment or email Sarah – the archive is open to suggestions!

Kinderland

Remembering Kinderland (a brief history)

The Kinderland Protest

The Historic Water Chute

Kinderland Memories

Kinderland: Did You Know…?

The Kinderland Controversy

Kinderland Opens!

 

Marvel’s (formerly Scarborough Marineland and Zoo)

Marvel’s Amusement Park (a brief history)

Scarborough Zoo and Marineland

Thrill-Seeking At Marvel’s and Scarborough Zoo

Marvel’s Now (the derelict site)

Memories From Marvel’s

Marvellous Images (Of Marvel’s)

Scarborough Zoo: Did You Know…?

Scarborough’s North Bay Chairlifts

A Rocky Start For Scarborough Zoo

A Cable Car Conspiracy?

 

The Hispaniola

Voyage of the Hispaniola (brief history)

A Tale of Two Ships (the ‘other’ Hispaniola)

Pirates in Scarborough

All Aboard The Hispaniola! (the attraction today)

Sailing Adventures On Scarborough Mere (pictures from the early 1990s)

The Hispaniola: Did You Know…?

Naval Warfare And The Hispaniola: A Link?

Hispaniola Stowaway!

 

Atlantis (formerly Water Splash World/Waterscene/North Bay Bathing Pool)

The Blue Waters of Atlantis

Swimming in Scarborough: Battle of the Bathing Pools

Before the North Bay Bathing Pool: The Northstead Estate

North Bay Pool: For Bathing or Boating?

Atlantis – A Short Film

Pictures Of Water Splash World And Atlantis

Memories From Atlantis

The Wonder Pool Of The North

 

The South Bay Bathing Pool

The Story of the South Bay Bathing Pool (introduction to the history of the pool)

 

The Millennium Experience (also known as the Millennium Museum/the Scarborough Story)

The Mysterious Millennium Museum

A Viking House in the Millennium Museum: Fact or Fiction?

Inside The Millennium Experience

Holbeck Hall And Scarborough Millennium

 

Gala Land (formerly Scarborough Aquarium)

Gala Land

Captain Webb at Scarborough Aquarium

The Armless Wonder And The Empress Of The Sea

Scarborough Aquarium: Did You Know…?

Gala Land: Did You Know…?

Scarborough Aquarium: Whose Idea Was It?

Scarborough Aquarium Top: Bus Stop, Tram Stop, Car Park, Café?

The Scarborough Aquarium Tram Disaster

 

The World Of Holograms (formerly upstairs in Corrigan’s Amusements)

Before The World Of Holograms (The former Turkish Baths)

The World Of Holograms – A Video

From Turkey To India – Via Scarborough (The Indian Village attraction that once stood on the site)

The World Of Holograms: A Proper Introduction

 

Corner Cafe

Bertram Otto And His Miniature Railway (An exhibition at the Corner Cafe)

The Corner Cafe Soda Fountain

A Corner Cafe Memory

Grandeur And Glamour At The Corner Cafe

 

Peasholm Park

Peasholm Park: A World of Eastern Wonders

The Grand Opening of Peasholm Park

 

North Bay Railway

The North Bay Miniature Railway

 

Other Parks and Gardens

Scarborough’s Glorious Gardens: Part I (Clarence Gardens, Italian Gardens, Rose Garden)

Scarborough’s Glorious Gardens: Part II (Valley Gardens, Holbeck Gardens, Miniature Garden)

 

North Bay Pier (and other nearby short-lived attractions)

The Tragic Tale of the North Bay Pier

A Spendid Promenade Pier

Thomas Warwick’s Revolving Tower(s)

 

Theatres/Entertainment Venues

Floral Hall: An Introduction

Floral Hall’s Former Stars

An Open Air Theatre

Carmen At The Open Air Theatre

The Open Air Theatre: A Chronology of Spectacular Shows

Scarborough’s Pierrots, Catlin’s Arcadia

 

Famous People and Places

King Richard III House: Part I

King Richard III House: Part II

King Richard III House: Part III

King Richard III in Scarborough: Fact or Fiction?

Anne Bronte: Scarborough Connections – Part I

Anne Bronte: Scarborough Connections – Part II

Anne Bronte: Scarborough Connections – Part III

Anne Bronte: Scarborough Connections – Part IV

 

Scarborough’s History as a Seaside Resort

Sea Bathing and the First Bathing Machine at Scarborough – Part I

Sea Bathing and the First Bathing Machine at Scarborough – Part II

Scarborough Spa and the First British Seaside Resort – Part I

Scarborough Spa and the First British Seaside Resort – Part II

 

Miscellaneous/Multiple Attractions

Great Crested Newts at Kinderland and Marvel’s

Have You Ever Been To…?

After Monkey Island: The Scalby Mills Site

The Man Behind The Madhouse? (Madhouse attraction on the seafront)

More About The Madhouse

A Little North Bay History

Sensational Swimmers and Daring Divers

Scarborough Fair: A Traditional Yorkshire Ballad – Part I

Scarborough Fair: A Traditional Yorkshire Ballad – Part II

 

More posts will be uploaded as and when new information is recieved. So if you have any memories or photographs, please do get in touch!

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  28. I was there the day that the last remnant of Monkey Island disappeared into the north sea,being a young lad watching the workers as they laid the foundation of the new Scalby Mills,even at that age wodering what histories had just been washed away.

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