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Archives of Miscellaneous Material

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Histories of Wheatley Hill: History of Wheatley Hill by I Robinson
Chronological History of Wheatley Hill compiled by David Cook
The Lands of Whetlaw (Quetlaw) by John Etherington
Looking Back (at Wheatley Hill) by Doris Moorin
Wheatley Hill at the time of the 1881 Census by Margaret Hedley
Drawing from Mostly Mining showing the development of the village from 1144 - 1968
Newspaper cuttings relating to Wheatley Hill & surrounding areas
Royal Visits Photo of The Queen passing through the village in 1960
Misc Etched picture of Ludworth Towers by Dr. Todd.
Misc Family Bible of Eva Swinburne, 1910.
Misc Case Papers for the murder of Jaber James Roberts at Wheatley Hill in 1920
Misc Drawings by Bob Lofhouse of Ludworth
Misc Woman's Weekly magazine, 1952
Misc Planning permission to construct a garage at Gowland Terrace
Bill of Complaint between The Original Hartlepool Collieries Co. Ltd. and Mrs Jane Moon of High Crows House
Misc "The 26" - Contract and photographs of extras who appeared in this film which was shot in the village during the 1960's
Misc Prudential Assurance Co receipt book 1960's
Wireless Licence 30 April 1945
Driving Licence - Gordon Carr - 1947
Blood Transfusion Service - Donor's Card
Photographs of dance band showing Jackie Cain
Newspaper articles reporting the death of Frank Lye 1976 in a disused shaft at Thornley
Artefacts: Co-operative Society box to send spectacles through the post
Spectacle case containing spectacles - early 1900's
Needle Case "A present from Durham"
Pocket Road Map Book 1940's
Household Items: Empty boxes of: Dyox, Sizewell wallpaper paste
Doans Backache Pills
Parkinsons Pills
Beechams Pills
St Bruno Flake
Oxo Cubes
Cream of Tartar
Lions Mixed Spice
Elastoplast
Gees Linctus
Eades Universal Anodyne
Asprin
Penns Mower Hone
Tin of Tomatoes from 1920's
Certificates:
Birth:
Marriage:

Robert William Robson b 1897
James Maratty/Jane Ellen Lyniate
Slides Photograph archive is also available on slides