Ireshopeburn, Durham

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Browse our selection of old black and white photographs of Ireshopeburn, along with a selection of historic maps, local history books, and fascinating memories that our visitors have contributed. All our photos and maps are available to buy in a wide range of product formats, including framed prints, canvas prints, tea towels, mugs, jigsaws, tableware, cushion covers and as one photo in a customised calendar. Most of our local history books can have a personalised inscription added for FREE to the title page.

Old Maps of Ireshopeburn

Historic Maps of Ireshopeburn and the local area.

Memories of Ireshopeburn
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Read and share your memories of Ireshopeburn itself or of a particular photo of Ireshopeburn.

I visited Irishopeburn for holidays with my parents several times from the late 1940s until the mid 1950s. We lived in Sunderland so that the journey was quite long and exciting. This necessitated taking a train first of all to Durham where all passengers detrained whilst the train cleared the platform into a siding to (...Read full memory)

We owned the Post Office/ Store in Ireshopeburn and I think the photo you have of it has my Grandmother standing in front of the shop. We moved to New Zealand but I have never forgotten the wonderful years living in Ireshopeburn. I lived there from the age of 3 until I was 8 but the memories live on.