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West Cornforth Primary School

Added to Cornforth - 21 hours ago

Holy Trinity Church, Cornforth

Added to Cornforth - 21 hours ago

War Memorial, Cornforth

Added to Cornforth - 2 days, 11 hours ago

Cornforth Civil Parish

Added to Civil Parishes in County Durham - 2 days, 11 hours ago

Captain Cook Pub, Durham St, Middlesbrough

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Newfield (Bishop Auckland)

Added to County Durham - 2 days, 22 hours ago

Kelton Iron Ore Mine

Added to Kelton, Cumbria - 3 days, 7 hours ago

Kelton, Cumbria

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Historic Buildings and Monuments in Dufton Civil Parish

Added to Dufton Civil Parish - 3 days, 12 hours ago

Keisley

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Keenley Methodist Chapel

Added to Keenley, Northumberland - 3 days, 17 hours ago

Old School, Keenley

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Keenley, Northumberland

Added to Northumberland - 3 days, 19 hours ago

Deserted Medieval Village

Added to Places - 4 days, 5 hours ago

Kearsley, Northumberland

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Rookby, Cumbria

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Historic Buildings and Monuments in Kaber Civil Parish

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Kaber Civil Parish

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Kaber, Cumbria

Added to Cumbria - 4 days, 8 hours ago

Low Dinsdale Manor House

Added to Low Dinsdale - 4 days, 11 hours ago

Church of St. John, Low Dinsdale

Added to Low Dinsdale - 4 days, 13 hours ago

Low Dinsdale Parish, 1848

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Low Dinsdale

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Dilston Township, 1848

Added to Dilston - 4 days, 16 hours ago

Dillicar Township, 1848

Added to Kendal Parish, 1848 - 4 days, 20 hours ago
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Ryal

Added to Stamfordham Parish, 1848 - 7 hours ago

Cornforth at War

Added to War Memorial, Cornforth - 2 days, 11 hours ago

War Memorial, Cornforth

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War Memorial, Cornforth

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Cornforth Township, 1848

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Cornforth

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Latest 25 comments
Simon Cotterill - The building is now 'The Brewery', having been Fitzgeralds for many years.

Added to ACC 15391 Exchange Buildings - 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - F.E. Maughan's hardware shop on the corner - still going strong!

Added to ACC 9494 Park Avenue - 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - Amazing photo - thanks for sharing this Discover North Tyneside! When I moved to Whitley Bay many years ago I saw the hexagonal concrete bases for the chalets and presumed that they were old gun em...

Added to ACC 8060 The Chalets, North Promenade - 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - Very far from home! Thanks for sharing your photos Paul.

Added to LINTZ Colliery Brick - 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for adding those details Lawrence!

Added to 049188:Abandoned tram track Lemington Unknown c.1947 - 6 months, 1 week 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) - 6 months, 1 week ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for adding this Rory - I've used Jesmond Metro Station loads of times - yet never seen or noticed this! I saw the details at https://www.nexus.org.uk/art-transport/commissions/garden-front-r...

Added to Garden Front, Newcastle Jesmond - 6 months, 2 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for sharing those interesting details Frank - great find!

Added to 051952:The Fairholme Club Benwell Unknown 1929 - 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks very much for that correction Dave - title now updated. Wasn't too clear in the scanned book. I see that it was built in 1872 and remains in use as a place of worship. https://www.mywesleyan...

Added to Penrith Methodist Chapel, Wordsworth Street - 7 months, 3 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - Amazing aerial views of Codger Fort, great to see it from this perspective! thanks for sharing them.

Added to Codger Fort - 8 months, 1 week ago
Simon Cotterill - Ostmen (coal traders) Seal c.1600. The old freemen were divided into several companies or fraternities, of which the Ostmen were one. Also, called Hostmen or Hoastmen - spelling was a lot more flu...

Added to The Seal of the Fraternity of the Ostmen of the Towne of Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 months, 1 week ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for sharing that Barbara.

Added to Joseph Carruthers - 6th DLI - Consett (Wounded) - 8 months, 3 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks very much for those comments Paul - I'll pass them on to Newcastle Libraries (the source of the photo and description). There was a caption for another photo of Gosforth High Street written ...

Added to 023228:High Street Gosforth?? c.1895 [See Comments] - 9 months, 2 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for sharing your memories Tony. Glad you weren't on the "Nil (beer) by Mouth" list!

Added to Former Sanderson Hospital - 1 year ago
Simon Cotterill - Hi John, thanks for sharing that. Interesting to see the different spellings; Historic England use "Heber" in the listing, but older sources such as Richardson (1826) and Mackenzie (1827) use "Herb...

Added to Plaque re the Herber Tower - 1 year, 4 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 - 1 year, 9 months 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) - 1 year, 10 months 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) - 1 year, 10 months 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) - 1 year, 10 months ago
Simon Cotterill - CWGC info notes: Stevenson, Albert 1st/8th Bn. Durham Light Infantry Died 05/11/16 Died in France Age: 29 Service no: 2507 Son of Henry and Amelia Stevenson, of 62, Albert St., Grange Vil...

Added to Albert Stevenson - Army - Grange Villa - 1 year, 11 months ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks Martin for yet more great info!

Added to G. W. Layton - 6th D.L.I. - Spennymoor - (Killed) - 1 year, 12 months ago
Simon Cotterill - T.S. Duddy, Durham Light Infantry, DCM

Added to 1916-02-12 (Feb) B 01 - 1 year, 12 months ago
Simon Cotterill - Seaman J Egglestone RN of Spennymoor (Missing)

Added to Egglestone, J - R.N - Spennymoor - Missing - 1 year, 12 months ago
Simon Cotterill - R Wilkinson, 14th DLI, of Spennymoor

Added to Wilkinson, R - 14th D.L.I - Spennymoor - Killed - 1 year, 12 months ago
Simon Cotterill - George Knott of North Shields - Captain of the SS Spennymoor. See his story at http://www.newmp.org.uk/article.php?categoryid=99&articleid=1627&displayorder=77

Added to Captain Knott - steamer Spennymoor - lost at sea - 2 years ago

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