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Forum: Warkworth and Birling 25-09-2018, 07:37 PM
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Posted By Coquet
That 'H. Myers' that had the Masons Arms was one...

That 'H. Myers' that had the Masons Arms was one Hannah Myers, shown on the 1891 census as a 49 year old widow, licensed victualler and publican.
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 25-09-2018, 06:40 PM
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Posted By Coquet
Over the road at the Hermitage Inn (with stabling...

Over the road at the Hermitage Inn (with stabling :D) they appear to have the pavement fenced off:

postally unused card but looks early.

...
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 25-09-2018, 06:34 PM
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Posted By Coquet
Not sure if it's worth showing old cards of...

Not sure if it's worth showing old cards of Warkworth, place has not changed much! AND Mark Zuckerberg's drones will steal them as well. :D


Any-hoo.. here's that vicinity of the Lamb Inn (1904...
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 25-09-2018, 05:58 PM
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Posted By Coquet
Janwhin says Harbour Inn Thomas Lamb was dead at...

Janwhin says Harbour Inn Thomas Lamb was dead at 34 - and in Brussels too -wonder what killed him? rather young - I had a look in the papers expecting some sort of obituary but drew a blank again....
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 25-09-2018, 05:47 PM
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Posted By Coquet
Lt Lamb was killed during hand grenade practice: ...

Lt Lamb was killed during hand grenade practice:






I spent multiple summers down there as a kid, Uncle David (Arthur Goode's brother) lived there - cannot recall what colliery he worked...
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 23-09-2018, 03:02 PM
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Posted By Coquet
The Amble Thomas Lamb was definitely the son of...

The Amble Thomas Lamb was definitely the son of Thomas Lamb, Warkworth Brewer; Morpeth Herald 20/11/1875 refers:

Marriages...At St. Paul's Church, Alnwick, 14th inst., Thomas, second son of...
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 23-09-2018, 02:24 PM
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Posted By Coquet
In the 1881 census Thomas Lamb aged 29 (b c1852...

In the 1881 census Thomas Lamb aged 29 (b c1852 Belford) is the innkeeper of the Harbour Inn, Amble. The Lamb tribe did come from Belford, so I suspect this is a son of Thomas Lamb (senior) that...
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 21-09-2018, 07:23 PM
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Posted By Coquet
I had a dig around in the newspaper archives for...

I had a dig around in the newspaper archives for anything on the origin of 'Lambs Terrace' last night - no clues found.

It's a bit of an oddity Lambs Terrace.
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 16-09-2018, 04:52 PM
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Posted By Coquet
Just been for a look - more there that I...

Just been for a look - more there that I expected. The Brewery site itself is a small courtyard 'Hotspur Court'. The surviving building in the distance on the left and in your google view has been...
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 15-09-2018, 07:43 PM
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Posted By Coquet
All looks very quaint now.

All looks very quaint now.
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 15-09-2018, 07:40 PM
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Posted By Coquet
This is as close as I've got to the entrance to...

This is as close as I've got to the entrance to Brewery Lane and the Lamb Inn. This must be about 1910 as there is a primitive motor vehicle in the image as well (I've cropped that part out)

I...
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 15-09-2018, 06:02 PM
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Posted By Coquet
I think it's looking down the lane from the main...

I think it's looking down the lane from the main street end to the river, although everything been so ripped apart and rebuilt down there over the last century I doubt there is anything recognisable...
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 15-09-2018, 11:08 AM
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Views: 41,023
Posted By Coquet
Lambs: ...

Lambs:

https://www.coquetandcoast.co.uk/images/lamb-brewery-warkworth.jpg
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 19-04-2014, 06:44 PM
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Views: 41,023
Posted By Coquet
Anyway, I'll not stick too many of those up as...

Anyway, I'll not stick too many of those up as this the 'Lamb' thread. On the subject of which findmypast has just launched a database of Royal Navy Ratings and Officers service papers. [Much to my...
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 19-04-2014, 06:07 PM
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Views: 41,023
Posted By Coquet
A number of Amble residents in that cemetery too....

A number of Amble residents in that cemetery too.


http://www.coquetandcoast.co.uk/images/james_tweddell_amble.jpg
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 19-04-2014, 06:06 PM
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Posted By Coquet
I'm sure there will be some interesting stones in...

I'm sure there will be some interesting stones in there; here's one, Walter John Browne C.B., General Bombay Army:


http://www.coquetandcoast.co.uk/images/walter_john_browne.jpg
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 19-04-2014, 05:59 PM
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Posted By Coquet
I've photographed 40% of the old section. Will...

I've photographed 40% of the old section. Will get the remaining 60% soon.
Don't know if I'll get them in a gallery, but they will definitely be here on a CD or memory stick for reference if we...
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 19-04-2014, 05:56 PM
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Views: 41,023
Posted By Coquet
Here's a better photo of the Lamb Stone....

Here's a better photo of the Lamb Stone. Someone's touched up Lt T Lamb's inscription in gold

http://www.coquetandcoast.co.uk/images/lamb_grave_warkworth.jpg
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 24-03-2014, 02:06 PM
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Views: 41,023
Posted By Coquet
The Warkworth website have gone astray and...

The Warkworth website have gone astray and misidentified Thomas as the brother of Walter when in fact they are cousins. It's easy done.
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 23-03-2014, 06:59 PM
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Views: 41,023
Posted By Coquet
Walter did have a brother 'Thomas', a chemist. He...

Walter did have a brother 'Thomas', a chemist. He is alive and well in Oct 1916 and still a chemist and not in the forces, I know this because he is listed in Walter's intestate succession in his...
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 23-03-2014, 06:53 PM
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Views: 41,023
Posted By Coquet
cousins I think: The Yorkshire Post and...

cousins I think:


The Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer, Wednesday 12 July 1916:

THE STRICKEN BRAVE.

....LIEUT. WALTER LAMB, Northumberland Fusiliers, killed, was the third son of Mr...
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 23-03-2014, 06:44 PM
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Posted By Coquet
Hull Daily Mail 3rd July 1916 It was...

Hull Daily Mail 3rd July 1916


It was reported to the Notts Constabulary on Saturday that Second-Lieutenant Thomas Lamb aged 19, of the King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry was killed on Friday...
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 23-03-2014, 06:32 PM
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Views: 41,023
Posted By Coquet
Something up here. don't think they are...

Something up here.

don't think they are brothers. You do get that impression though.

What is the age for Thomas Lamb on that headstone? Just can't make it out. :(
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 23-03-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 41,023
Posted By Coquet
on the Warkworth website there is this regarding...

on the Warkworth website there is this regarding 2 Lt. Thomas Lamb:

http://www.warkworth.co.uk/WarMemorialImages/2nd%20Lt%20Thomas%20Lamb.pdf

and the Commonwealth War Graves website:
...
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 23-03-2014, 05:51 PM
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Views: 41,023
Posted By Coquet
A brief mention is made about Lt. Walter Lamb...

A brief mention is made about Lt. Walter Lamb being killed in the "Roll of Honour" published in the Newcastle Journal 11th July 1916:

WARKWORTH OFFICER KILLED IN ACTION. News was received...
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