This image from postcard no 4 in Local History Cards, Wylam shows an image of Wylam Dilly adapted to power a paddle-tug to tow laden keels down the river during the keelmens’ strike of 1822.
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 old postcard shows the aftermath of the landslip on 8th February 1910 that demolished cottages at the Bogs(near Hagg […]
The view is taken from the South Bank and looks as though it may be somewhere upstream of Hagg Bank