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Was there a Home Guard based at Hartford Hall? Has it got something to do with that - 1940s?

The street could be the Rows (Raas).

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For you Bedlingtonians on the forum, do you know where this photograph was taken ?

Can you get the year ?

I think its hardish, lets see who knows.

I would guess as a year 1941 don't know the place could be the Raas like Keith says, but I think they may have gotten pulled by the police for Gunning it now a days.

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Surely not John. Looks nowt like the place.

sorry. looked at the pic it says south row , skeekburn 1941

its been scanned and wrong title on. my appologies.

looking through these photographs i recon there is at least 600 pics of local and maybe more. i can't believe there is so much.

i will pick some rare ones out to u/l for you all for the weekend.

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just scanned this one in quickly of front street.

Looks a good pic from long ago

Malcolm is on the push bike :thumbsup:

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Hirst Head Farm, Bedlington

There was a murder here when i believe a Miss Swann had her throat cut about 1911 i think.

Will get the story put together for you all.

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The next are of Hirst Head Farm

Do you know anyone.

Rare pic this

That's the Hirst Head Ladies Pole-Vaulting team. They were disqualified for wearing lewd clothing.

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Another of Hirst Heads Farm., Who is he.

See if anyone can give names as there are none on the pics saying who anyone is.

Get some more up for weekend.

Was the Hirst Head Farm Wade's ? If it was the ploughman in the picture could be a Wade , or one someone who worked for them

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