Throckley, Tyne and Wear
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Throckley Fells.

Can anybody remember when you walked up the fells at Throckley, half way up you passed on your right a farm or house where a girl called Cheryl Lawson lived. Straight past that and ...Read full memory

A memory of Throckley by Mary Dockerty

I Remember

I remember going to Johnas bank and rolling Easter eggs down, also the big swing in the dean, it was called the witches swing. There was a hut at the dean entrance where the old men used ...Read full memory

A memory of Throckley by David Tooke


I remember when I was a young lad, playing down Johnnas Bank, we used to play Duffers "Dares", like jumping the widest part of the burn, seeing how many friends would fit on a swing and swing ...Read full memory

A memory of Throckley by Basil Dixon

Visit our US site?

You are browsing the UK verison of our site. We think you might be better looking at the US version instead.

For delivery within North America please use our US site.

For delivery outside North America, please use our UK site.

Stay on UK version
Use the US version