051952:The Fairholme Club Benwell Unknown 1929

  • Description

    Type : Photograph Medium : Print-black-and-white Description : Photograph taken in 1929 which shows the founder members of the Fairholme Club Benwell in 1929. Joe Wallis barber is seated second from the right.Hotels and Restaurants Collection : Local Studies Source of Information : Used in 'Bygone Benwell' 1990 Printed Copy : If you would like a printed copy of this image please contact Newcastle Libraries http://www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt" >www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt quoting Accession Number : 051952
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4084130566/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 5 years, 10 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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  • Frank Baxter on May 7, 2020, 6:32 p.m.

    Seated front row, extreme righthand side is my great grand father John Stobbart. He was born in Newburn and worked at the "Monty" pit(Montague colliery). His occupation was initially listed as hewer ie miner. He later became steward of the Fairholme.

  • Simon Cotterill on May 7, 2020, 6:44 p.m.

    Thanks for sharing those interesting details Frank - great find!

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