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CastleGate, Newcastle

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Garth Heads, Newcastle

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Battlefield

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Barnes Junior School

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Barnes Infant Academy

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Ewesley Road Methodist Church

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Church of St Gabriel, Barnes

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Herrington Country Park

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Herrington at War

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Monkseaton at War

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Sills Burn

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36 and 38, Sandhill

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The Red House, Sandhill

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Derwentwater Chambers, 33-34 Sandhill

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The Lit & Phil, 23 Westgate Road

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Pegswood at War

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Littletown, County Durham

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Sherburn Hill at War

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Penshaw at War

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Kinniside Mine

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Kinniside

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K6 Telephone Kiosk, Croasdale

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Croasdale, Cumbria

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Croasdale Beck

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CastleGate, Newcastle

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CastleGate, Newcastle

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Castle Gate

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Garth Heads, Newcastle

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Simon Cotterill - Hi Neil, Thanks very much for sharing that and the page on St Ann's has been changed to say Battlefield instead of Byker. The St Ann's Website states Battlefield too. There wasn't anything about...

Added to Church of St Ann, City Road - 10 hours ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for that John - description now changed to remove the statement that the ruins of the windmill were demolished in 1967, when the roundabout was extended. The article was a secondary source, ...

Added to Billy Mill - 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for identifying this John - have tagged it, so that it now appears on the page about the Billy Mill roundabout

Added to 001829:Windmill North Shields c.1900 - 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - Great photo Rory!

Added to Spheres, Newcastle - 2 months, 1 week ago
Simon Cotterill - That's really interesting Nick - bet thats a great panting to have on your wall! I see Cozens was painting in the 18th century, but guessing the postcard is early 20th century. The best bet would b...

Added to Cumbria Postcard - Coniston Water and The Old Man RS16495 - 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - Hi Stewart, Thanks so much for sharing this great information about Sgt. Williams and also his son John. Have added to the page https://co-curate.ncl.ac.uk/spennymoor-ww1-names/

Added to J Williams - 6th DLI - Spennymoor (Wounded) - 9 months, 3 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - Hi Caroline - thanks very much for pointing that out. A new page has been added for the Methodist Chapel and this photo added to it. You now have editing privlidges, so feel free to add/update! ht...

Added to Millennium Yew Community Garden : Hamsterley - 10 months, 1 week ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for sharing that fascinating information - sounds like a good candidate for the "House through time" tv series!

Added to Houses, Drumburgh - see comments for history - 10 months, 2 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - Hi Heather, thanks for sharing that information about your great uncle. Thats now added to the page, and you now have editing rights for the site. With best wishes, Simon

Added to Mainsforth Colliery and Ferryhill Station War Memorial - 11 months, 1 week ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks so much Gill - I've now moved these to a separate page https://co-curate.ncl.ac.uk/greenleighton-hexham and your Greenleighton in Rothley remains at https://co-curate.ncl.ac.uk/greenleighton...

Added to Greenleighton - 1 year, 1 month ago
Simon Cotterill - The building is now 'The Brewery', having been Fitzgeralds for many years.

Added to ACC 15391 Exchange Buildings - 1 year, 3 months ago
Simon Cotterill - F.E. Maughan's hardware shop on the corner - still going strong!

Added to ACC 9494 Park Avenue - 1 year, 3 months 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 year, 3 months ago
Simon Cotterill - Very far from home! Thanks for sharing your photos Paul.

Added to LINTZ Colliery Brick - 1 year, 7 months ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for adding those details Lawrence!

Added to 049188:Abandoned tram track Lemington Unknown c.1947 - 1 year, 7 months 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 year, 7 months 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 - 1 year, 8 months ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for sharing those interesting details Frank - great find!

Added to 051952:The Fairholme Club Benwell Unknown 1929 - 1 year, 8 months 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 - 1 year, 9 months ago
Simon Cotterill - Amazing aerial views of Codger Fort, great to see it from this perspective! thanks for sharing them.

Added to Codger Fort - 1 year, 10 months 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 - 1 year, 10 months ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for sharing that Barbara.

Added to Joseph Carruthers - 6th DLI - Consett (Wounded) - 1 year, 10 months 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] - 1 year, 11 months 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 - 2 years, 2 months 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 - 2 years, 5 months ago

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