Allendale - 1955

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

Allenheads - Circa 1942

Two dancers, Jean Batchelor (right) and Moira Park (now Ruddick). Jean Batchelor lived in the hotel (run by her parents). The metal railings were removed for the war effort.

Allenheads - Circa 1942

4 dancers outside the Allenheads Inn – Edwin Batchelor, Moira Park (now Ruddick), Bunty Williamson and Harrison West.

Allendale - Circa 1945

Dorothy Lancaster teaching pony riding. The Allendale Co-op Drapery opened in 1937 – formerly the site of the Fosters’ house. The garage behind was used for storing vehicles. Parked are the Whitfield Co-op van – driver, Jack Warwick, the bank manager’s car, the cobbler’s car, Percy Lindsay’s car.

Allendale - Circa 1947

Dorothy teaching pony riding. People in picture are Mrs Graham, Judith, Alistair on the pony and Elsbeth. The picture has been taken outside the Lychgate and the Allendale cinema (now the Church hall) is to the left.

Allendale - Circa 1995

Some framed paintings of Dolly’s hanging on the wall inside The Duckett. Dolly began painting in her 50’s.

Acton Fell - Circa 1985

Scouts construct a Snow Hole at Acton Fell. In the photo on far left is Barry Robson and next to him Malcolm Dobson.

Kielder - Circa 2000

Kielder Scout camp. Scouts work out how to cross from A to B using only the materials supplied.

Allendale - Date Unknown

Allendale Cinema, now the church hall. The projection room was above the present kitchen accessed (until January 2003) by stairs at the far end of the kitchen.

Oakpool - Circa 1988

Scout camp at Oakpool. Constructing a camp oven. Thomas Maughn to left and Peter Graham to right.

Allendale - Circa 1925

Allendale Morris Dancers performing at the Church Garden Party held in the Brewery Garden, Riding.