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Cumbria (General)
Settlements About Cumbria Timeline Schools Civil Parishes Lakes Rivers A-Z Settlements in Cumbria A AbbeytownAckenthwaiteAglionbyAikton AinstableAldinghamAllithwaiteAllonbyAlstonAmblesideAnnasideAnthornAppleby-in-WestmorlandApplethwaiteArkleby ArlecdonArmathwaiteArnsideArrad FootArthuretAsby (Copeland) Askham (Eden)Askam-in-FurnessAspatriaAyside B BackbarrowBamptonBampton GrangeBarbonBarrow-in-FurnessBassenthwaiteBeaumontBeck FootBeethamBewcastleBiggar Village (Walney Island) BiglandsBirkby (Maryport)Birkby (Muncaster)Birkrigg ...
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Newcastle City Centre (Location)
These pages relate to the city centre of Newcastle upon Tyne - it's streets, buildings, history etc. Much of the information is organised by Streets (and the historic buildings on ...
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Northumberland (Location)
Settlements Civil Parishes Alnwick Amble Ashington Bedlington Berwick-upon-Tweed Blyth Cramlington Hexham Morpeth Prudhoe A  AbberwickAbbeylandsAcklingtonAcklington ParkAcombAdderstoneAkeld AllendaleAllenheadsAlnhamAlnmouthAlnwick AlwintonAmbleAncroftAncroft NorthmoorAnickAnick Grange Apperley DeneAshholmeAshingtonAydonAyle B  Bamburgh Bardon MillBarleyhillBarrasfordBarrowburnBassingtonBates CottagesBaybridgeBeadnell BealBearlBeanley Bearsbridge Bebeside ...
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Parts of Lancashire now in Cumbria (General)
Incomplete! This page is under construction. The information below (with links to further information) are from the gazetteer: A Topographical Dictionary of England comprising the several counties, cities, boroughs, corporate ...
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County Durham (Location)
Settlements History Civil Parishes Barnard Castle Bishop Auckland Chester-le-Street Consett Darlington Durham (city) Newton Aycliffe Peterlee Shildon Spennymoor Settlements in County Durham: A AislabyAllensfordAlum Waters Annfield PlainArchdeacon Newton Auckland ParkAukside ...
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All Topics (General)
The bulk of the content on this site is organised by place. Over 1,500 villages, towns, cities and areas are listed in: County Durham    Northumberland    Tees Valley    ...
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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, Haughton-le-Skerne, Heighington, High Coniscliffe, Houghton Bank, Houghton-le-Side, Hurworth-on-Tees, Hurworth ...
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Parts of Yorkshire now in County Durham and Tees Valley (General)
This page is under construction and incomplete. Startforth Rural District (formed in 1894) was part of the North Riding of Yorkshire and included parts of what had been the Wapentake of Gilling ...
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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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Alison Keeble - The photo of William Cooper is a relative. Full name is William Robinson Cooper. Born 21/09/1892 Married Hannah Carothers, Emigrated to Australia had 5 children William is one of 8 children... Added to Old Hartley - 1 day, 18 hours ago
Jess S - Thanks for sharing that Ray - interesting to hear about the previous church on Clarence Street and a great personal story! Added to 063260:Shieldfield Methodist Church Shieldfield Maybury Malcolm 1996 - 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Ray Larsen - This is a small replacement to the original one that stood on the corner of Clarence Street. My mother used to worship at Christ church but she got into an argument with the priests at the time whe... Added to 063260:Shieldfield Methodist Church Shieldfield Maybury Malcolm 1996 - 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Jess S - How different St Luke's looked before the tower was added in 1906. So much space around the church back then too. Added to 028926:Wallsend St. Luke's Church C. 1900 - 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Ray Larsen - When I 14, the house on the left beside the wall painting was the last house on my paper round. I could have done with it as it is in the photo but I was not that lucky as there used to be a wall a... Added to 036883:Harrison Place Shieldfield - 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Boz - says the monument should be removed because Armstrong was a "North East based arms trader who sold guns to Confederacy and Union armies during US Civil War." This doesn't make ... Added to Armstrong Memorial, Barras Bridge - 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Simon Cotterill - Very far from home! Thanks for sharing your photos Paul. Added to LINTZ Colliery Brick - 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for adding those details Lawrence! Added to 049188:Abandoned tram track Lemington Unknown c.1947 - 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Lawrence Connelly - The road on the left is, I think, High Row. Beyond the houses on the left is the car park in front of the Lemington, Comrades Club. Beyond that is the Sea Cadets hut (dark building). Beyond that, t... Added to 049188:Abandoned tram track Lemington Unknown c.1947 - 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - The Illustrated Chronicle published photos which were usually sent in by the families of the soldiers and most were published with just the minimal info you see; name, rank, place and status (kille... Added to J Errington - 15th DLI - Murton Colliery (Missing) - 1 month, 2 weeks ago


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