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by D-ORD
Wed Jan 07, 2009 2:26 pm
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: Some more old photos..
Replies: 27
Views: 5251

Re: Some more old photos..

yes reve was sunderland daft like me. forget to mention his nephew and my mate was gordon robertshsaw .gordon's granda' was alex pirie a lovely old soul who used to give fish he had caught and would never take a penny . iwonder if Pirie's Quay is still there . i know jimmy pirie still lives in Green...
by D-ORD
Wed Jan 07, 2009 1:19 pm
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: Some more old photos..
Replies: 27
Views: 5251

Re: Some more old photos..

does anyone remember a tyne pilot called Revely Whale he was my pal's uncle .we used to play darts for the Beehive. i think Reve passed away a few years
ago
by D-ORD
Tue Jan 06, 2009 3:51 pm
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: St Marks and St Cuthberts youth club.
Replies: 36
Views: 3969

Re: St Marks and St Cuthberts youth club.

i used to go to the saturday night dance at the new st. marks and st cutherberts yc in quarry lane with my pals from st marys
kenny
by D-ORD
Mon Jan 05, 2009 4:58 pm
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: ACCY BACCY
Replies: 5
Views: 779

Re: ACCY BACCY

Yes, I remember all these people, including the three brothers who lived in Berwick St. One was nicknamed Steptoe and one used to carry a doll around and would scream blue murder if anyone touched it.The other one wore an overcoat that looked as if it had been slashed with a knife,just a mass of rag...
by D-ORD
Mon Jan 05, 2009 3:18 pm
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: ACCY BACCY
Replies: 5
Views: 779

ACCY BACCY

Does anyone remember a chararacter called Accy Baccy who used to hang around the Chi. and Frederick St. area? He used to wear unusual clothes.I once saw him in a jockey's outfit.This was in the 60's and 70's and i think he lived in So.Frederick St.I believe John Gaffney did an article on him some ye...
by D-ORD
Tue Dec 09, 2008 4:29 pm
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: Marsden Street
Replies: 62
Views: 18061

Re: Marsden Street

i recall the barber shop on the corner of chi road it was run by harry moffet and his wife she use to make socks etc. upstairs lived my nanna and granda cook (jack and lizzy) then there were the ramsays who kept greyhounds.the pie shop on john clay street may have been kieths then there was southern...
by D-ORD
Wed Nov 19, 2008 2:19 pm
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: some photos of Old Shields
Replies: 6
Views: 2545

Re: some photos of Old Shields

Brilliant photos!
I used to live in Taylor St. Does any one have any photos of that area .I iived there in the 60's & 70's and was a founder member of St. Mary's youth club
Happy days
Kenny
by D-ORD
Fri Oct 31, 2008 12:59 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Sunderland vs Stoke
Replies: 7
Views: 347

Re: Sunderland vs Stoke

glad i didn't . still better than going to "SID JAMES PARK" though.
by D-ORD
Tue Oct 28, 2008 2:07 pm
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: Lytton Street in South Shields
Replies: 42
Views: 13445

Re: Lytton Street in South Shields

john forster's paper shop was on the corner of corbridge st. and taylor st. thanks for the welcome . iam infact kenny ord and have just sorted my email acc.
i was just using my wifey's address til sorted
by D-ORD
Thu Oct 09, 2008 1:08 pm
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: Lytton Street in South Shields
Replies: 42
Views: 13445

Re: Lytton Street in South Shields

does anyone remember forster's paper shop in Taylor St.? i hung around with freddy for years and had a paper round
at the shop. freddy is a head-master now but i don't what happened to brother john.i lived at 145 Taylor St 3 or 4 doors
away
kenny ord

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