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by rusty
Sun Nov 11, 2007 6:01 am
Forum: North East Lost Friends & Relatives Board
Topic: colin white
Replies: 4
Views: 1366

Re: colin white

thanks folks old school pal,shows its never to soon to keep in touch.
by rusty
Sat Nov 10, 2007 8:49 am
Forum: North East Lost Friends & Relatives Board
Topic: colin white
Replies: 4
Views: 1366

colin white

any one know of Colin White used to live quaary lane,was in police force/boys brigade ?
by rusty
Fri Nov 09, 2007 6:37 pm
Forum: North East Lost Friends & Relatives Board
Topic: ANN SHARP
Replies: 6
Views: 1920

Re: ANN SHARP

Alan use my email address, thanks Bob :D :D
by rusty
Wed Aug 02, 2006 11:59 pm
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: tugs
Replies: 7
Views: 1984

tugs

if i remember right tugs and pilot boats crews,came mostly from the same family,pilot boats the Purvis family and had an office at the Law Top.Also can any one remember an old minesweaper/frigate used as a club it was moored just above the fery landing ?
by rusty
Sun Jul 23, 2006 9:41 am
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: OLD PUB
Replies: 10
Views: 2580

OLD PUB

any one remember a pub down by the ferry landing that was suposed to have the largest barrel in the n/east inside,so big it was built inside the building ??
by rusty
Sat Jul 22, 2006 7:55 am
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: BIKE SHOP
Replies: 32
Views: 5847

BIKE

MY FIRST BIKE came with the part time job for the Colonial grocery shop Prince Edward rd.with the proceeds i then bought a Raliegh hub brakes dynamo lighting,battery back up chain case and heavy as hell oh yes three speeds and a nice leather seat.used to cycle from shields to durham city most week-e...
by rusty
Thu Jul 20, 2006 12:36 am
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: BIKE SHOP
Replies: 32
Views: 5847

WESTOE BRIDGE

Good photo of Westoe bridge,i presume the bridge was demolished as the railway line to the pit was no longer needed ? Bought my first bike from the shop mentioned waterloo vale quite near the police station next to Binns. i think a famous cyclist came from Shields used to put on demos at a track nea...
by rusty
Tue Jul 18, 2006 11:50 pm
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: BIKE SHOP
Replies: 32
Views: 5847

BIKE SHOP

any one remember the bike shop oppisite Atkinsons the paper shop just before Westoe bridges ?
And what happened to La strada the Night club by Mill dam ?
by rusty
Mon Jul 10, 2006 11:45 pm
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: STREET NAMES
Replies: 20
Views: 4293

FAMILY

Thanks for the the reply,the more you answer the more sure i am of knowing your family,if i remmber right you have several brothers,names were tynemouth/wearmouth/portsmouth and last of :o :wink: all your self bigmouth
by rusty
Mon Jul 10, 2006 8:10 am
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: STREET NAMES
Replies: 20
Views: 4293

THE BUS STOP OUTSIDE THE SHOP WAS USED BY THE MINERS MUST HAVE BEEN WESTOE PIT,LARGE BRIDGE OVER THE ROAD NEARER WESTOE
by rusty
Mon Jul 10, 2006 6:23 am
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: info
Replies: 0
Views: 568

info

Any one able to tell me the story behind the little model baby set onto the stone work of the sea end of the south pier ?
by rusty
Mon Jul 10, 2006 5:46 am
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: STREET NAMES
Replies: 20
Views: 4293

STREET NAMES

Thanks for the info on hs edward s,i was born at 182 hs edward st 1939 lived there till 1947 moved to king george rd.used to play on some wast ground back of hs edward st used to be full of disgarded life rafts .over looking a big saw mill.Joined the Rn in 54 lived the last 34 years in New Zealand.F...
by rusty
Sat Jul 08, 2006 11:23 am
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: STREET NAMES
Replies: 20
Views: 4293

STREETS

JIMMY YOU WIZZED PAST MY QUESTION ?
by rusty
Sat Jul 08, 2006 11:20 am
Forum: South Shields General Notice Board
Topic: sailing
Replies: 1
Views: 478

sailing

is there any club or group sailing r/c yachts at the marine park lake ?
by rusty
Sat Jul 08, 2006 11:11 am
Forum: South Shields Girls High School
Topic: old school photos
Replies: 10
Views: 14554

ann sharp

any one remember Ann Sharp 1950/5
by rusty
Sat Jul 08, 2006 11:07 am
Forum: Cleadon Park School
Topic: teachers? the good the bad the ugly
Replies: 11
Views: 9921

teachers

art teacher mr henry/ pt mr fraser ex army english mr lyons 1950/4
by rusty
Sat Jul 08, 2006 7:04 am
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: stottie cakes
Replies: 25
Views: 5747

RECIPE

WANTED A GOOD RECIPE FOR STOTTY CAKE
by rusty
Sat Jul 08, 2006 6:57 am
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: STREET NAMES
Replies: 20
Views: 4293

STREET NAMES

WHAT HAPPENED TO H,S.EDWARD ST ?
by rusty
Sat Jul 08, 2006 6:36 am
Forum: North East Lost Friends & Relatives Board
Topic: GRAHAM/GREEN , BOLDON
Replies: 0
Views: 942

GRAHAM

I WENT TO CLEADON SCHOOL WITH A JOHN GRAHAM 1950/54
VERY GOOD ARTIST,WORKED AT REYROLLES THEN MERCHANT NAVY
by rusty
Sat Jul 08, 2006 6:31 am
Forum: North East Lost Friends & Relatives Board
Topic: ANN SHARP
Replies: 6
Views: 1920

ANN SHARP

ANN SHARP WILL BE APROX 65 USED TO LIVE IN WESTOE RD,FATHER USED TO HAVE A SHOE REPAIR SHOP 3 HOUSES DOWN THE ROAD, HAS 1 SON,ANN,S GRAN USED TO LIVE IN KING GEORGE RD. A BROTHER CALLED ARCHIE,WAS IN THE RAF. ANN MAY HAVE MARRIED AND SHARP WILL NOT BE THE SURNAME ? CHILDHOOD FRIEND WOULD LIKE TO GET...

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