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Burnhope, Durham
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Old Photos near Burnhope

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

A Little Girls War

My memories are very clear of being ten years old and attending Burnhope Primary School. While I didn't realise it at the time, every teacher was brilliant. Miss Mary Dowson ...Read full memory

Happy Times

I was born on August 2 in 1949 at Croxdale Hall Durham. It was seconded after the war from the Salvin family presumably because of shortages of materity hospitals. My mother was Elda ...Read full memory

Early Years

Where do start?! I (then Aidan Jackson) moved to Burnhope at the age of 3 in 1944. I lived at 1 Jaw Blades (now demolished) with my grandparents, uncles and mother. I started school at ...Read full memory

A memory of Burnhope by Aidan Tasker