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Latest upload:  Friday, 18th October 2019.

A Nostalgic Journey 'in & around' the original Village of Washington

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1. PHOTO GALLERY

* NEW *


Go to Tab, 'Tom / Hardie'

* NEW *


St. Joseph's Pupils, 1890

 


Glebe School, 1960

1.1  Former Usworth Miner / Councillor, Thomas Richardson, with James Keir Hardie - the man on the Usworth Banner.

1.2  Smashing (unidentified) press cutting of an 1890 picture.  Sadly, no names.  However, the faces are very clear.

1.3  A recent addition on our Teams Pages: Washington Glebe Football Team, 1960.  Thanks to Glebe player, Jim Tear.


2. ARTICLES, SELECTIONS, MAPS ETC.

 


3 Street Walks

 


Local Mines / Modern Map

2.1  Wander down Usworth Station Road, Washington Station Road and New Washington Front Street.

2.2  Locations of our Local 'modern' Mines shown on an up-to-date Map.  Lots of great Colliery pictures included.

* ARTICLE MODIFIED *
( New and higher quality Replacement Photographs added. )

One of the Images that replaced low quality originals.
The original was 'fuzzy-grey' and the buildings had been chopped off!

Regular Visitors will know the reason for this Solemn Procession.
Can you identify the location?  The clues are there!

[ This picture has also been placed in our 'Then & Now' Collection - Page 4/8, Last Tab. ]


3. OTHER STUFF

'What's Where'  &  'How To Get There'

( Click one of these great pictures. )

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"Nothing is ever really lost to us as long as we remember it."

Lucy Maud Montgomery
(1874-1942)