Brancepeth, Durham
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

The Big Meeting

i was born 1957, so my memories are after that, my parents used to take us each year to the big meeting,where all the collierys had big banners and each had there own brass bands,they would progress allong th streets of durham loud,colourfull,proud as punch,all in there sunday best,,a fine day out for the whole city ,vilage ...Read full memory

A memory of Brancepeth by Ruth Hill