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A Cumberland Endeavour

Hine Brothers of Maryport, the people, ships and the town

Ian Hine


The story of Hine Brothers of Maryport, a shipping company founded and run by Wilfred and Alfred Hine in the latter half of the nineteenth century.

This book links the milestones in the company’s development to the important events in the lives of the brothers and their wider family; to the ships and the exploits of their Captains and crews; and to Maryport itself, through the Victorian era until just before the Great War


Words By Design



Publication Date:

2012 July