Natural Heritage

See the ‘Picture Challenge’ page on our blog for details of how to enter.

The nature reserve here at Danes Dyke is a unique sea, cliff, and woodland environment that is protected as a Special Site of Scientific Interest, and is also a Scheduled Ancient Monument, making it a rare treasure of nature and heritage combined.

Open ‘camera view’ for this 1913 image as you explore the dyke and see if you can find the spot where this image was taken.  Take a modern-day snap and share it on Facebook / Twitter (remember to tag @ERArchives ) for a chance to win a prize! Or email it to  

Now you’ve viewed all of the images, explore the nature reserve for yourself to try and find where these historic photos were taken, and enter our Picture Challenge!   

Remember to go to Visit Hull and East Yorkshire for more information about Danes Dyke and what it has to offer!