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

Boyhood And Teenage Years In Chopwell By Douglas Hind

I was born on 23rd. September 1928 son of John and Frances May Hind; we lived in Hall Road Bungalows until 1935 when we moved to Joseph Terrace. I attended the Infant and Junior schools-headmaster Mr. Leckenby;teachers included Messrs Turnbull, Bramley Ballan and Kirkup. I was a choirboy at ...Read full memory

A memory of Chopwell by dhind675


My gran and grandad lived Chopwell and I had great memories of going there in sixties and seventies but they have all died and I have no photos or info on them. My gran was Ellen Mallin (formally Clark) and married to James Mallin and had 2 children, my dad John and his sister Mary who died in the sixties. My gran lived all over ...Read full memory

A memory of Chopwell by Walter Mallin

A Memory Of Chopwell By John Hind

I was born on 9.2.1922 son of Henry Gowland Hind and Eliza Hind of 28, Thames Street. Henry worked at Chopwell Pit. I attended primary school at Chopwell from 1927 until 1930, followed by Chopwell West Council (Boys Dept) school until 1936. The Headmaster was Mr. Leckenby and my class teachers were Wesley ...Read full memory

A memory of Chopwell by Peter Kirk