This old postcard shows the aftermath of the landslip on 8th February 1910 that demolished cottages at the Bogs(near Hagg Bank). Some of my grandmother’s relatives lived there but fortunately their house survived.
J W Carmichael had been commissioned to make a series of drawings of various locations on the railway. This one […]
William Curley, (one of my Great Grandfather’s cousins) The text says: “Mr. William Curley of the Old School Walbottle, who […]
This view taken from an old postcard shows the Bird Inn with the landlords name. The side of Laburnum House […]
The view is taken from the South Bank and looks as though it may be somewhere upstream of Hagg Bank