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Greysouthen

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Grayrigg Chapelry, 1848

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Grayrigg Civil Parish

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Church of St John the Evangelist, Grayrigg

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Grayrigg

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Nether Graveship

Added to Kendal Parish, 1848 - 7 hours ago

Papcastle Civil Parish

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Goat, Cockermouth

Added to Cockermouth - 8 hours ago

Old Gate Piers, Gloster Hill

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Pillbox between Gloster Hill and Warkworth

Added to Gloster Hill, Amble - 9 hours ago

Gloster Hill, Amble

Added to Northumberland - 11 hours ago

Glororum

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Gleaston, 1848

Added to Gleaston - 12 hours ago

Glassonby

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Glassonby, 1848

Added to Glassonby Civil Parish - 13 hours ago

Glanton, 1848

Added to Glanton Civil Parish - 13 hours ago

Gilsland, 1848

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Gilcrux, 1848

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Bullgill

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Gilcrux Civil Parish

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Listed Buildings and Monuments in Muncaster Civil Parish

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Ravenglass

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High Street

Added to Wallsend - 2 days, 17 hours ago

Bigges Main Colliery (1784 - 1857)

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Bigges Main

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Greysouthen

Added to Brigham Parish, 1848 - 6 hours ago

Post box, Greysouthen

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Greysouthern Old School

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Main Street, Greysouthen

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In Greysouthen village

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Grayrigg

Added to Grayrigg Chapelry, 1848 - 6 hours ago

Grayrigg

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Grayrigg

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Coronation Hall Grayrigg

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Papcastle

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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 week, 3 days ago
Simon Cotterill - F.E. Maughan's hardware shop on the corner - still going strong!

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

Added to LINTZ Colliery Brick - 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for adding those details Lawrence!

Added to 049188:Abandoned tram track Lemington Unknown c.1947 - 5 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) - 5 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 - 5 months, 1 week ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for sharing those interesting details Frank - great find!

Added to 051952:The Fairholme Club Benwell Unknown 1929 - 5 months, 2 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 - 6 months, 2 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 - 7 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 - 7 months ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks for sharing that Barbara.

Added to Joseph Carruthers - 6th DLI - Consett (Wounded) - 7 months, 2 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] - 8 months, 1 week 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 - 11 months, 1 week 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, 3 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, 8 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, 9 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, 9 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, 9 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, 10 months ago
Simon Cotterill - Thanks Martin for yet more great info!

Added to G. W. Layton - 6th D.L.I. - Spennymoor - (Killed) - 1 year, 10 months ago
Simon Cotterill - T.S. Duddy, Durham Light Infantry, DCM

Added to 1916-02-12 (Feb) B 01 - 1 year, 10 months ago
Simon Cotterill - Seaman J Egglestone RN of Spennymoor (Missing)

Added to Egglestone, J - R.N - Spennymoor - Missing - 1 year, 10 months ago
Simon Cotterill - R Wilkinson, 14th DLI, of Spennymoor

Added to Wilkinson, R - 14th D.L.I - Spennymoor - Killed - 1 year, 10 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 - 1 year, 11 months ago

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