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Northumberland (Location)
Alnwick Amble Ashington Bedlington Berwick-upon-Tweed Blyth Cramlington Hexham Morpeth Prudhoe A  AbberwickAcklingtonAcombAdderstoneAkeld AllendaleAllenheadsAlnhamAlnmouthAlnwick AlwintonAmbleAncroftAncroft NorthmoorAnick Apperley DeneAshingtonAydonAyle B  Bamburgh Bardon MillBarleyhillBarrasford Bates CottagesBaybridgeBeadnell Beal Beanley Bearsbridge Bebeside Bedlington Belford Bellingham ...
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Cumbria (General)
A-Z Settlements in Cumbria A AbbeytownAikton Alston Ambleside Appleby-in-Westmorland Arlecdon ArthuretAsby Askam and Ireleth Aspatria B Barrow-in-FurnessBassenthwaiteBeaumontBeetham Biggar Village (Walney Island)BlencogoBlindcrake Bolton Boot, EskdaleBowness-on-SolwayBowness-on-Windermere Brampton, CarlisleBrampton, Eden Brigham BromfieldBurgh By SandsButtermere ...
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Tees Valley (Location)
Billingham Guisborough Hartlepool Kirkleatham Linthorpe Middlesbrough Redcar Saltburn by the Sea Stockton-on-Tees Yarm Borough of Darlington Archdeacon Newton, Barmpton, Beaumont Hill, Bishopton, Blackwell, Brafferton, Coatham Mundeville, Darlington, Denton, Great Burdon, Great Stainton, Heighington, High Coniscliffe, Houghton Bank, Houghton-le-Side, Hurworth-on-Tees, Hurworth Place, Killerby, ...
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Tyne and Wear (Location)
Gateshead Newcastle upon Tyne North Tyneside South Tyneside Sunderland Whickham Scotswood Tynemouth Jarrow Roker A Annitsford,  Ashbrooke,  Arthurs Hill B Backworth,  Barlow,  Bensham,  Benton,  Benwell,  Bill Quay,  Birtley,  Bishopwearmouth,  Blackhall ...
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County Durham (Location)
Barnard Castle Bishop Auckland Chester-le-Street Consett Darlington Durham (city) Newton Aycliffe Peterlee Shildon Spennymoor A AislabyAllensford Annfield PlainArchdeacon Newton Auckland ParkAukside Aycliffe Village B Baldersdale Barforth Barmpton Barnard Castle Barningham ...
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All Topics (General)
Browse topics by using the left-hand menu or use search. Over 900 places in   County Durham    Northumberland    Tees Valley    Tyne & Wear    Cumbria Places & Communities ...
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Old Hartley (Location)
Overview About Old Hartley Map Street View   Hartley is a historic village in Northumberland, England. The village lies on the A193 road south of Blyth and 4 miles north ...
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Latest comments
Lee Wyatt - This is my great grandfather. I've done a bit of research into my family history and believe it or not I still have what I believe is an original photograph of my great grandfather and his wife. ... Added to Gretna Train Crash - A Wyatt, Pallion (injured) - 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - Hi Richard, Thanks for sharing this additional information. It is hard to imaging enduring such horrific conditions, let alone how James found the inner strength for such heroics. Interesting to... Added to James Pringle Campbell - Royal Engineers - Amble - 2 months ago
Richard Shaw - This was the second DCM awarded to James Pringle. Although having been awarded two DCM's he never spoke to his family about the circumstances. The only comment he ever made to his son was that the ... Added to James Pringle Campbell - Royal Engineers - Amble - 2 months ago
Gert - While excavating at Carchemish, Thomas Edward Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia) met Gertrude Bell. Added to Painting of Lawrence of Arabia, 1919, by Augustus John (1878-1961) - 2 months ago
Simon Cotterill - Yes, absolutely. The more people who use/contribute the better! Thanks for your interest. Added to Accumulator Tower, Albert Edward Dock - 3 months ago
Maz - That's brilliant Simon. You have taken my comment in the way which I intended and with good grace; so promptly too. May I continue to use your website please? It is fascinating. Added to Accumulator Tower, Albert Edward Dock - 3 months ago
Simon Cotterill - Will also feed that back to Sitelines & Historic England which mention it as the only surviving example. Perhaps there is a point of clarification regarding the type of hydrolic machinery. List ent... Added to Accumulator Tower, Albert Edward Dock - 3 months ago
Simon Cotterill - Hi Maz, Thanks so much for your comment. Yes, you are absolutely right about the swing bridge. I've reworded the description to clarify that the Accumulator Tower is a surviving example on the R... Added to Accumulator Tower, Albert Edward Dock - 3 months ago
Maz - Simon - am I not right in saying its not the only hydraulic equipment on the Tyne, what about the Swing Bridge with hydraulics also invented by Armstrong? 'The hydraulic power still used to move th... Added to Accumulator Tower, Albert Edward Dock - 3 months ago
Pat Thomson - The Bull Ring, North Shields Added to newpic26 - 4 months, 1 week ago


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