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Burgess family, May Bank, Newcastle
Private Stan Burgess showing off his new uniform, with his young brothers, Graham, Frank and Alan. This view was taken from Highfield Avenue, May B...
Burley pit engine at Apedale colliery
Burley Pit, Newcastle
Burley Pit was part of Apedale colliery and was open between about 1850 and 1926. This photograph was taken by Thomas Warham, a local photographer...
Butterton Hall, Butterton, Newcastle
The new Butterton Hall, as seen here, was completed in 1850 by Sir William Pilkington. The Hall was used by the military in the First World War, bu...
Butterton village, Newcastle
A general view of Butterton village with local children pictured in the street. Butterton village has its origins in Saxon times when clearings ...
Butterton, Newcastle
Watercolour by Doris Brown of Butterton, a beautiful hamlet just outside Newcastle-under-Lyme.
C.J. Wain, Red Lion Square, Newcastle
The shop pictured on the far left was C.J. Wain's original location before it moved to its more prominent and familiar position at the top of Red L...
Cannon in Stubbs Walk, Newcastle
exhibition Children are here seen playing on the historic Crimean War cannon which was presented to the Borough of Newcastle by Samuel Christy MP. The cannon ...
Carnival float, Nelson Place, Newcastle
A float from the 'Cripples Guild' decorated for a carnival, pictured in Nelson Place. The white building, partially hidden by the tree, was a la...
Carnival Procession, Victoria street, Newcastle
A view of a typical rainy Newcastle Carnival with the Town crier Frank Shufflebotham walking up front. Newcastle Carnival became an annual event af...
Cartoon for 'Mock Mayor'
Oil on board depicting cartoon detail of images that were considered by the artist Robert William Buss for his final painting entitled The Mock May...
Cartwright Pocket Watch
object Clock-making in the midlands has a long and diverse history, with the earliest known clock to date from 1473. The area has since been producing...