Blakelaw, Tyne and Wear
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Old Photos near Blakelaw

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Historic maps of Blakelaw and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

1955 1978

Growing up and living in Lindfield Avenue, playing football in the street or up at Blakelaw Park with my brother Ken. Later playing for Montague and North Fenham Boys Club under Dicky Almond (Big Dick). Some games later for West End Boys club. Rokeby and Blakelaw Social Club. Earlier memories of playing around the streets, ...Read full memory

A memory of Blakelaw by Michael Lydon

Blakelaw 1962 1982

1962 - 1982, growing up in Blakelaw, living in Lindfield Avenue going to the Walling Infant and Junior School, Blakelaw Lower and Upper School. Playing football using the garden gates as goals, playing football for Blakelaw Boys Club and Blakelaw Social Club, going for a pint in The Rokerby and The Balloon with my dad ...Read full memory

A memory of Blakelaw by Kevin Johnson