A Stockton Christmas. 1890s style.

A Stockton Christmas. 1890s style.

As the festive season gets into full swing we thought we’d give you a glimpse into how it was done in the dim and distant Stockton of the 1890s. Just think of us as the Ghost of Christmas Past.…

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1 Across, 10 letters.

If there’s a phrase that strikes fear into the hearts of librarians across the globe it’s “otherwise they’ll just have to go in the bin”.…

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An Amateur in the Graveyard

A guest post from Sarah McClennan about using graveyards for family and local history: For several years now I have enjoyed visiting churches and graveyards taking in their beauty and history. Some…

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Head Wrightson Project Week One

Head Wrightson Project Week One

It’s been a great first week for The Head Wrightson Photographic Archive project. After many emails and phone calls it was lovely to get most of our volunteers together in person…

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