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by youngjim
Sun Dec 29, 2013 3:35 am
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: Harton Village old photos
Replies: 13
Views: 3045

Re: Harton Village old photos

Very interesting photos thanks, My parents ( Jim and Alvie Young ) had the Vigilant from the mid to late fifties when I was in my last years at Mortimer Road school.
by youngjim
Sat Dec 07, 2013 6:12 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Aussie/Pommie board
Replies: 10
Views: 877

Re: Aussie/Pommie board

LOL
by youngjim
Sat Dec 07, 2013 5:51 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Aussie/Pommie board
Replies: 10
Views: 877

Aussie/Pommie board

Anyone tell me why when I try to access this board I get the following comment :-

You do not have the required permissions to read topics within this forum.

Is it that Kiwi's are not allowed ? :wink:
by youngjim
Fri Dec 24, 2010 4:49 am
Forum: Mortimer School
Topic: any info on Mr Smith - teacher in late 1960's?
Replies: 20
Views: 2611

Re: any info on Mr Smith - teacher in late 1960's?

Hi memor,

First time I have visited the site in quite some time and am glad to see you are still active.

Have a great Christmas and New Year.

Regards

Youngjim
by youngjim
Fri Aug 11, 2006 12:33 pm
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: STREET NAMES
Replies: 20
Views: 3629

I used to live at 66 Garwood street and also 310 Taylor street, one of my most vivid memories is looking up the road through the bridge to Redheads shipyard gates and seeing all the men lined up waiting for the luchtime siren to go and then it was like the charge of the Light Brigade. Whoa betide an...
by youngjim
Fri Aug 11, 2006 12:09 pm
Forum: Mortimer School
Topic: I looking for Jane DUNCAN
Replies: 2
Views: 2180

Hi Memor,

Haven't been on this site for ages, but it's good to see you are still posting lot's of messages.
Sorry I can't help you with finding Jane Duncan, but just thought I'd say hello.

Regards

Jim
by youngjim
Sun Mar 27, 2005 11:04 pm
Forum: Mortimer School
Topic: Memors Fathers time at Morty Road School
Replies: 68
Views: 22435

Hi Sandy, I will have a look at those other sites tonight, at the moment we are going out to the beach to enjoy the lovely Easter monday weather. According to the forecasters Easter was going to be wet and stormy but so far every day has been fine and around 25c. Have your clocks gone forward this w...
by youngjim
Wed Mar 23, 2005 12:40 pm
Forum: Mortimer School
Topic: Memors Fathers time at Morty Road School
Replies: 68
Views: 22435

Spot on Baldy, I have just had a look at Mowbray Rd and Dean Rd schools and there is nothing on them so Mortimer isnt doing too bad. You are doing well to remember that many names, I posted some photos on here and also on Friends reunited site and filled in as many names as I could remember and aske...
by youngjim
Wed Mar 23, 2005 12:12 pm
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: Anyone remember
Replies: 90
Views: 13883

You have certainly stirred the memory with those tokens that Allans had, I had forgotten all about them.
Was there also a mens outfitters called Arthur Orange in Laygate ?
by youngjim
Wed Mar 23, 2005 11:49 am
Forum: Mortimer School
Topic: Memors Fathers time at Morty Road School
Replies: 68
Views: 22435

Hi Guys,
It's been a while since I have been on and I thought there would be lots of posts, but no such luck everyone must be too busy.
You were right Memor it was Dean Road school I was thinking of that burnt down
by youngjim
Fri Jan 28, 2005 12:36 am
Forum: Mortimer School
Topic: Memors Fathers time at Morty Road School
Replies: 68
Views: 22435

Hi Sandy, and Memor, Just goes to show how out of touch I am, I thought it had burnt to the ground. Are the Derby street baths still around ? I have memories of walking crocodile file to swimming lessons and calling at a biscuit or wafer factory for a pennorth of broken biscuits in a newspaper or if...
by youngjim
Thu Jan 27, 2005 11:52 am
Forum: Mortimer School
Topic: Memors Fathers time at Morty Road School
Replies: 68
Views: 22435

The name Dawn Thompson seems familiar Sandy but couldnt be too sure about it. Do any of you remember a teacher called Mr Coxon, I believe he lived in one of those big three or four level houses overlooking the Marine or Bents park ? I hope you can scan your photos when you get them Sandy as I find t...
by youngjim
Wed Jan 26, 2005 12:23 pm
Forum: Mortimer School
Topic: Memors Fathers time at Morty Road School
Replies: 68
Views: 22435

Hi Sandy and Memor sorry for the late reply but have been away for the last few weeks as it is summer here in NZ and therefore the annual holidays. You mentioned in one of your posts that you used to live in St. Vincent Street Sandy, well so did I for a while at number 253, stayed with my Grandma fo...
by youngjim
Fri Dec 24, 2004 11:34 am
Forum: Mortimer School
Topic: Memors Fathers time at Morty Road School
Replies: 68
Views: 22435

And a very merry Christmas to you too Sandy and Memor.
Hope we get a few more replies to this site.
Best wishes for the New Year and hope the weather is not too cold back in Shields.
by youngjim
Fri Jul 16, 2004 12:44 pm
Forum: Mortimer School
Topic: Memors Fathers time at Morty Road School
Replies: 68
Views: 22435

Hi Memor,
When were you at Mortimer Road School ? I left in 1959.
I have tried to post a photo on the site but how successful I have been I don't know.

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