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MOIRA Davis - My Grand-father is one of those men..i wish i knew which one !!

Added to 064857:A. Sub-Division Elswick Battery Potchefstroom South Africa Unknown 1901 - 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Peter Smith - "Google identifies the centre spot of Newcastle as being in a cafeteria in the King George VI building at Newcastle University, while the city council believed it might be Grey's Monument." https:/...

Added to King George VI Building, Newcastle University - 1 month ago
pamela mallen - The blue tits often stole some milk, cold or not! My brother and I carved our initials into a nearby beech tree, you can still see them. Oswald Mallen.

Added to Well beside Prendwick Burn - 2 months ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for sharing that Oswald - bet it was too cold for the blue tits to steal any of the milk!

Added to Well beside Prendwick Burn - 2 months, 1 week ago
- I used to live over the road as a child and we used to keep the milk in there,it was like a fridge! Oswald Mallen.

Added to Well beside Prendwick Burn - 2 months, 1 week ago
Mark Vasey - I believe this was painted by my great-grand father John Benjamin Vasey.

Added to 066876:Castle Stairs Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown 1904 - 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Ged Wharton - Hi I noticed your website whilst I was researching info about the N.E.R. Alnwick to Coldstream (Cornhill line) and I was wondering if one of your contributors could help me with some research I'm ...

Added to About Co-Curate - 3 months, 1 week ago
Simon Cotterill - "WALLSEND NURSE DIES ON ACTIVE SERVICE....Nurse Sylvia Stephenson, eldest daughter of Mrs M Stephenson and the late Alderman Chris Stephenson, of The Green, Wallsend, has died of dysentery in a mil...

Added to Sylvia Stephenson - Nurse - Wallsend (Died of dysentery) - 3 months, 1 week ago
Simon Cotterill - "WALLSEND MINER'S BRAVERY ON THE FIELD. The first deputy to join the Colours from the Yard seam of Wallsend gas pit has been promoted to the rank of corporal for conspicuous bravery under heavy she...

Added to Corpl Stafford - Wallsend (promoted for bravery) - 3 months, 1 week ago
Simon Cotterill - Hi George, thanks for adding these details for Captain Turnbull to Co-Curate - was he a relative of yours?

Added to J Turnbull - 8th DLI - Chester-le-Street (Wounded) - 3 months, 2 weeks ago


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