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Forum: Togston, Broomhill, Hadston and Red Row 30-10-2018, 06:52 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 67,520
Posted By borderlad
Morpeth Herald November 1919 Red Row Picture Hall

In 1919 three lessees of the Electric Palace Theatre were fined 10 each when in breach of the loathsome Entertainment Tax Act of 1916 where a percentage of each ticket sold went in tax. This tax was...
Forum: Togston, Broomhill, Hadston and Red Row 23-06-2018, 05:54 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 67,520
Posted By borderlad
The Co-op Red Row

The Co-op and the Primrose Hall. No date, not sure if it was called the Primrose Hall when this was taken
Forum: General topics 08-04-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,848
Posted By borderlad
1950

After a break of 15 years, nearly 50,000 spectators attended the reopening of the races
Forum: Warkworth and Birling 06-04-2018, 07:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,744
Posted By borderlad
Buses and dogs at Warkworth.

Bus crash on the bridge 1939. Percy Hunt 1928 and an old postcard I found at a car boot. I remember going over the bridge in my dads car, first to the middle had right of way I think
Forum: Togston, Broomhill, Hadston and Red Row 02-02-2018, 10:16 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 67,520
Posted By borderlad
Then and now Red Row

Taken 2yrs ago, maybe the 60s the old one
Forum: Amble and Hauxley 23-01-2018, 07:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,226
Posted By borderlad
The Amble Races and Feast

Newspaper from 1885. Where were the races held.
Forum: Acklington and Guyzance 12-01-2018, 08:58 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 67,012
Posted By borderlad
Forum: Togston, Broomhill, Hadston and Red Row 02-01-2018, 11:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,323
Posted By borderlad
Photo taken 1948-1950 possibly at the Comrades...

Photo taken 1948-1950 possibly at the Comrades Club, Red Row. R to L.
Ernest Tweddell and son, Evan Mackenzie?, centre Dan Mackenzie
Forum: Togston, Broomhill, Hadston and Red Row 01-01-2018, 08:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,323
Posted By borderlad
Thank you Coquet, Yes there was a T Mackenzie...

Thank you Coquet, Yes there was a T Mackenzie repatriated in November 1943 presumed wounded. There is also a resemblance to him in a photo previously posted on here, Tuck Mackenzie down Broomhill...
Forum: Togston, Broomhill, Hadston and Red Row 29-12-2017, 07:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,323
Posted By borderlad
WW2 soldiers reported missing

From the Newcastle Evening Chronicle 5th August 1940
Forum: The Lost Villages, Radcliffe and Chevington Drift. 27-11-2017, 07:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,623
Posted By borderlad
Radcliffe on TV

May have been posted before https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=up2mvz7y-Po
Forum: Acklington and Guyzance 17-09-2017, 11:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 11,660
Posted By borderlad
Mill wheel

I`m sure I remember seeing the wheel in situ in the 1960s. It was recovered from there in 1994 and it is now at Pathead Mill Blaydon thanks to the Duke of Northunberland who I believe never wanted...
Forum: Togston, Broomhill, Hadston and Red Row 15-09-2017, 06:56 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 67,520
Posted By borderlad
Must be 1920s. I can make out J Dixon and looks...

Must be 1920s. I can make out J Dixon and looks like he sold petrol! Pratts Petrol sign on the 1st floor wall
Forum: The Lost Villages, Radcliffe and Chevington Drift. 15-06-2017, 07:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,053
Posted By borderlad
Chevington Drift Air raid drill

Alnwick and County Gazette 2nd June 1939
Forum: Togston, Broomhill, Hadston and Red Row 17-02-2017, 07:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,940
Posted By borderlad
Red Row Club, Alnwick Gazette 9th June 1939

Found this when looking for something else, not sure where it should go
Forum: Togston, Broomhill, Hadston and Red Row 18-12-2016, 06:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,267
Posted By borderlad
Primrose Hall

Well I never knew this. From the Morpeth Herald 10th July 1953
Forum: Amble and Hauxley 30-06-2016, 09:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,738
Posted By borderlad
I was believe that the British Museum kept 17 of...

I was believe that the British Museum kept 17 of the coins to the then value of 1000 and there was some dispute over the land ownership. The coins were found near to some ancient foundations of...
Forum: General topics 12-05-2016, 05:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 19,046
Posted By borderlad
Yes the link is good, can`t believe we now have...

Yes the link is good, can`t believe we now have his complete service record, thank you
Forum: General topics 11-05-2016, 08:45 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 19,046
Posted By borderlad
Wow, thank you Coquet that is great information....

Wow, thank you Coquet that is great information. Watched "Hill 60" recently, which was good. How do you find service records? have you a link please. We knew he resided at 22 Ladbroke street at some...
Forum: General topics 10-05-2016, 06:29 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 19,046
Posted By borderlad
Ralph Watson

Medals
Forum: General topics 10-05-2016, 06:21 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 19,046
Posted By borderlad
never knew that. I dont know when he enlisted or...

never knew that. I dont know when he enlisted or was discharged so dont know if he had long at home before he died, looks like he died of the Spanish flu
Forum: General topics 07-05-2016, 08:20 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 19,046
Posted By borderlad
Thanks, he was an xxi, termination of his ___...

Thanks, he was an xxi, termination of his ___ period of engagement. Service no was 7/809 Sgt Ralph Watson, died 1918 at 35 Long Row South, Radcliffe. We think he was gassed? Not sure why he was an...
Forum: General topics 07-05-2016, 02:37 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 19,046
Posted By borderlad
Thank for this link, found my grandfather. Just...

Thank for this link, found my grandfather. Just got to find what "cause of discharge KR Para 392" means
Forum: Togston, Broomhill, Hadston and Red Row 01-11-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 67,520
Posted By borderlad
re Betty

Sorry David I do not know her address, I think she worked in London and spent some time in France, thats all I remember.
Forum: General topics 17-01-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 13,956
Posted By borderlad
Do you know where I would search for my...

Do you know where I would search for my grandfather Cpl R. Watson number 7-809 if its on there. Thanks
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