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Forum: Amble and Hauxley 24-04-2021, 05:51 PM
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Posted By Linkslad
Thank you. Itís a little weird that I have a...

Thank you. Itís a little weird that I have a memory of ďMatthewsĒ and then in family letter from 1961 a boatyard is mentions it by that name. Perhaps for some odd reason my family may have referred...
Forum: Amble and Hauxley 24-04-2021, 01:32 PM
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Views: 554
Posted By Linkslad
Help requested with Boat Yard Name.

As a component of my family history research, Iíve recently been sent a letter written by my great aunt in 1961. in the letter she refers to the boat yard in Coquet Street as ďMatthewís boat...
Forum: Amble and Hauxley 29-08-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 40,096
Posted By Linkslad
I suspect thatís what they are as the timber bear...

I suspect thatís what they are as the timber bear such a striking resemblance to those in the dock used to support vessels and enable access under the hull at low tide.
Forum: Amble and Hauxley 02-12-2016, 11:39 AM
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Views: 7,615
Posted By Linkslad
Thanks.

Thanks.
Forum: Amble and Hauxley 01-12-2016, 06:24 PM
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Views: 7,615
Posted By Linkslad
1840 river crossing.

When reading the ďAmble Harbour Village construction started.Ē I noticed a river crossing on the Admiralty map. Also a photo of the Braid and Gut in the Ambler there appears to be a view of the...
Forum: General topics 16-06-2015, 01:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 25,422
Posted By Linkslad
Ah yes. Mr Mortonís first name was Duncan and Iím...

Ah yes. Mr Mortonís first name was Duncan and Iím sure we all referred to the shop as Duncanís. He lived in Signal Cottage with his ? sister for all of the time my family live in Links Road. There...
Forum: General topics 14-06-2015, 08:32 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 25,422
Posted By Linkslad
Between the mid 1950ís and mid 1960ís we lived in...

Between the mid 1950ís and mid 1960ís we lived in one of the grey pebbledash semiís that looked onto the Links Road church yard so were regular customers at Mr Mortonís shop. Fridayís were especially...
Forum: Amble and Hauxley 18-10-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 8,264
Posted By Linkslad
Mr Smith was the original teacher and had spent...

Mr Smith was the original teacher and had spent many years at sea. Initially the class was bases in the dinner room. On one occasion Mr Smith brought in his collection of slide to show us all. To...
Forum: Amble and Hauxley 18-10-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 8,264
Posted By Linkslad
Nautical Studies at Amble Modern School

I attended Amble County Secondary Modern School in the 1960. In 1965-66 I was in what I believe was the second year of the Nautical Studies class. Many of my fellow pupils came from other areas and...
Forum: New member zone 08-02-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 8,721
Posted By Linkslad
Hi. Check out my post ďAmble Congregational...

Hi. Check out my post ďAmble Congregational Church Sunday School scholars concert.Ē There are two photos and a list of performers along with reference to ďMrs Coxon (better known as Molly Baldwin).Ē
Forum: New member zone 25-04-2013, 03:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 12,393
Posted By Linkslad
Bob "Cus" Smith is in the front row of the pic of...

Bob "Cus" Smith is in the front row of the pic of the Wolf Cub Pack.
Forum: Amble and Hauxley 06-03-2013, 06:20 PM
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Views: 5,190
Posted By Linkslad
Wolf Cub Pack

1st Warkworth Wolf Cub Pack from around 1960. The leader, Akela, Mrs Egdel lived "down" The Butts in Warkworth and the lads who made up the pack were from Warkworth, Amble and the surrounding area.
Forum: Amble and Hauxley 06-03-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,750
Posted By Linkslad
The list of people in the photos.

The list of people in the photos.
Forum: Amble and Hauxley 25-02-2013, 04:44 PM
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Views: 4,750
Posted By Linkslad
Amble Congregational Church Sunday School scholars concert.

I found these newspaper cuttings when going through some family documents. They are pictures of Amble Congregational Church Sunday School scholars who put on a concert in the Brown Memorial Hall. I...
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 15-01-2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 6,742
Posted By Linkslad
Howlet Hall

My Great Grandmother worked at Howlet Hall, up beside Black Bridge back in the early 1900. Attempts to find information about the hall or its owners have been fruitless. There is still a sign on the...
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