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Alan Edgar (Eggy1948)

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About Alan Edgar (Eggy1948)

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    Alan Edgar (Eggy)

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    Seghill but born in Bedlington
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    Singing and dancing in the rain

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  1. Six new stations could open if Ashington to Newcastle passenger trains resume In February, Transport Secretary Chris Grayling was very much in support of the project as he visited the county https://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/news/north-east-news/six-new-stations-could-open-16585704?fbclid=IwAR2vkwN2CofPa4XULfRsMry6qed3WXs5hL_66rEpm8OTAoOUivHnQtFeYkA
  2. Update from No 5, John Temple = No 6 Raymond Bowey and Alan dickson thinks No 21 could be Joan Richardson.
  3. Update from the Docherty family - Keith Docherty I'm sure I've seen this photo before & think No 4 is my dad Howard Docherty & No 5 my uncle John Cunningham John Docherty Definitely dad and Uncle John and Mick Cunningham Number 1 is Billy Bell
  4. Caroline Dobinson - Facebook group Bygone Bedlington - is trying to identify her dads mates in this photo that she thinks has been taken in Netherton Club. @Canny lass - Robert Morland (ex Netherton Colliery) has given two possibles - No 3 & 4. Can you confirm either of those two?
  5. Update from Tom Allison - Facebook group Barrington, Barnt' n memories and stuff!!
  6. Update from No 7, Ronnie day, saying that the match he played in was at the Eleventh Avenue ground against Wilkinson Sword and the result was 4 - 2 to Westlea. Pete Endean tells me that Westlea did win the cup twice and the second time was at Croft Park against Blyth Corinthians. Info on the photo updated.
  7. @Liz Moore - forgot to mention there is a site that might be of some help in your research = The Durham Mining Museum site. It lists info on all the mines in the Northumberland and Durham counties. This is a link to the page on the Barrington colliery and then an extract from the Barrington Colliery page :- http://www.dmm.org.uk/colliery/b035.htm
  8. @Liz Moore - have you download copies of the photos? I found this extract (don't know what book it was taken from) on the Facebook group - Barrington, Barnt' n memories and stuff!!
  9. A couple of possibles - No 4, from Dave Shepheard (alias Joyce Scott) & No 16 from Alan Scott.
  10. @Liz Moore - photos from the facebook group - Barrington, Barnt' n memories and stuff!! Double Row and the outside toilet (Nettie) and coal shed (coal cree) This is a photo of one of the other rows in Barrington with the same setup - back lane/road; outside toilet and coal shed.
  11. Westlea Rovers photo and names from Albert Armstrong - Facebook group Bygone Bedlington. Info on the cup competition, date, venue and opponents from Pete Endean - facebook Past Times History group.
  12. Alan Edgar (Eggy1948)

    Local Football 2

    Local teams other than Bedlington Mechanics teams. The history of Bedlington Mechanics is current being researched by @Ovalteeny and his info is posted in the topic BEDLINGTON MECHANICS FC under - Hobbies & Interests > >The Sports Club>
  13. Brian Lumsden came up with the two missing names and Pete Endean ( Past Times History group) came up with the info on where and when the cup final was played.
  14. Updates from Janice Robinson - Bygone Bedlington Facebook group.
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