Allen Valleys Local History
Roll of Honour – Great War
Fred Thompson, looking after the flowers around the Boer War Memorial.
Memorial to James and Charles Viscount Langley, Earls of Derwentwater. Be-headed on Tower Hill, 24th Feb. 1716 and 1746.
Memorial at Whitfield to Lindsay Jameson, born 5/10/1870 and tragically killed in cycling accident on 16/6/1895, aged 24.
The memorial cross to James and Charles,Earls of Derwentwater. Erected by Mr. C. J. Bates in the 1800’s.
Jacobean Coin Collection found at West Side Barn, Keenley. Ethel Shields
Allendale Town Sign
Memorial cross to Earl James Radcliffe on the Langley Road.
A greetings card sent out by the Allendale Cinema.
N.C.C. Northumberland Sign
Triangulation point at Catton Beacon, looking North.
A sculpture in metal made by Charles Sansbury (who lived at Old Oaks) which was presented to Jack Stephenson in the 1980s. Jack died in 1988.
Part of an article written in Chronicle about the extreme weather conditions the Allen Valleys was experiencing that winter.
Map of the Allen Valleys