eBooks - historic texts


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A Record of the Great Fire in Newcastle and Gateshead: To which is Prefixed a History of Newcastle
- Book from 1855, George Routledge & Co. (available as a Google eBook)

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A Guide through Newcastle-upon-Tyne and its vicinity. Moses Aaron Richardson, 1846
- Free eBook digitised by Google.

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The History of Newcastle Upon Tyne: Or, The Ancient and Present State of that Town. Henry Bourne, 1736
- Free eBook digitised by Google

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A history of Northumberland: in three parts. 1858
- Book by John Hodgson, John Hodgson-Hinde, John Collingwood Bruce, Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle upon Tyne. Free eBook digitised by Google

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History, directory, and gazetteer of the counties of Durham and Northumberland, by W. Parson and W. White, 1827
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The history of the borough, castle, and barony of Alnwick, Volume 1. George Tate, 1866
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History, Topography, and Directory of the County Palatine of Durham: Comprising a General Survey of the County, with Separate Historical, Statistical, and Descriptive Sketches of All the Towns, Boroughs, Ports, Parishes...(1856)
- Comprising a General Survey of the County, with Separate Historical, Statistical, and Descriptive Sketches of All the Towns, Boroughs, Ports, Parishes, Chapelries, Townships, Villages, Wards, and Manors. To which are ...

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An Account of the Great Fire and Explosion which Occurred in Newcastle upon Tyne and Gateshead...
- on the 6th of October 1854. Hunter & Co. Profits from the book were given to the Fund for the Relief of Suffers of the fire. (Google eBook)

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History of the battle of Otterburn fought in 1388. Robert White (1857)
- Book from 1857 available as a free eBook, digitised by Google.

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The History of the Town and Port of Sunderland, and the Parishes of Bishopwearmouth and Monkwearmouth. James Burnett, 1830
- Book from 1830 digitised by Google - free eBook.

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History and medical treatment of cholera, as it appeared in Sunderland in 1831, by W. Haslewood and W. Mordey
- Book from 1832 digitised by Google and available as a free eBook,

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Cholera, as it Recently Appeared in the Towns of Newcastle and Gateshead...Thomas Michael Greenhow, 1832
- Cholera, as it Recently Appeared in the Towns of Newcastle and Gateshead: Including Cases Illustrative of Its Physiology and Pathology, with a View to the Establishment of Sound Principles of ...

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The history of Blyth, from the Norman conquest to the present day. John Wallace. 1869
- Book from 1869, digitised by Google and available as a free eBook.

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History of Berwick-upon-Tweed: being a concise description of that ancient borough, from its origin down to the present time, to which are added notices of Tweedmouth, Spittal, Norham, Holy Island, Coldingham, etc. Frederick Sheldon. 1849
- Book from 1849 digitised by Google and available as a free eBook

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The History of Berwick Upon Tweed: Including a Short Account of the Villages of Tweedmouth and Spittal, etc. John Fuller, 1799
- Book from 1799 digitised by Google and available as a free eBook

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The History of Berwick-upon-tweed, and Its Vicinity: To which is Added a Correct Copy of the Charter Granted to that Borough. Thomas Johnstone. 1817
- Book from 1817 digitised and available as a free Google eBook.

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Perils of the deep : being an account of some of the remarkable shipwrecks and disasters at sea during the last hundred years (Edward Hoare, 1885)
- Read Edward Hoare's account of Grace Darling's heroic rescue of crew and passangers from the Forfashire - in his 1885 book about shipwrecks: Perils of the deep : being an ...

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The North Eastern Railway : its rise and development (William Weaver Tomlinson, 1914)
- Digitised version of William Tomlinson's 1914 book available in a number of formats and for reading online. The North Eastern Railway : its rise and development. by William Weaver Tomlinson ...

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Durham protestations: The returns made to the House of Commons in 1641/2 for the maintenance of the Protestant religion for the county palatine of Durham, for the borough of Berwick-upon-Tweed and the parish of Morpeth.
- Digitised version of the book first published 1922 the Surtees Society by Andrews & Co. and, B. Quaritch, ltd. in Durham, London . eBook in a variety of formats or read online.

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An historical, topographical, and descriptive view of the county of Northumberland. (Eneas Mackenzie, 1825)
- Digitised version of An historical, topographical, and descriptive view of the county of Northumberland and of those parts of the county of Durham situated north of the river Tyne, with ...

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At the works. A study of a manufacturing town. (Lady Bell, 1911)
- Digitised version of At the works. A study of a manufacturing town (revised) by Lady Bell (Mrs. Hugh Bell). Published 1911 by Nelson in London, New York . Available as an ...

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Jubilee history of Annfield Plain Industrial Co-operative Society ltd. 1870 to 1920
- By Ross, Thomas; Stoddart, Andrew (1921). Available as a free eBook.

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Rites of Durham, being a description or brief declaration of all the ancient monuments, rites, & customs belonging or being within the monastical church of Durham before the suppression
- A book written the first half of the sixteenth century giving a detailed account of Durham Cathedral as a Catholic institution, before the Reformation and its conversion to an Anglican ...

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