Allenheads - 1908

Postcard showing Huntwell – originally built for Thomas Sopwith (possibly 1860-70). In the top right corner of the photograph is Coating Hill.

Allendale - 1990

Chimney before being hit by lightning but starting to crumble.

Allendale - 1994

Re-building of chimney showing Wilf Frazer on the left with two others from Allendale

Allendale - 1950s

Allendale village centre in the 1950s. Note the scales stood at the doorway of the Post Office.

Allendale - 1955

Postcard showing the former railway station finding a new use as a caravan park in the 1950s.

Allendale - 1955

‘Ashleigh’ was built as a private house by a Mr Lee of Ashington Colliery. It was turned into a hotel in the 1950s, and later a residential care home.