The Police Traffic Control Box in the Market Place in Durham City c1950. Notice the step halfway up the box, which officers used to use to climb into the box as it had no door. This was later changed as it was deemed undignified for an officer, particularly a WPC, to climb in & out of the box
The rose window at Durham Cathedral © Ian Greig
NZ2742 :: The rose window at Durham Cathedral, near to Durham, County Durham, Great Britain by Ian Greig
Durham - Cathedral Sanctuary Knocker
A postcard showing the sanctuary knocker at Durham Cathedral which was posted on the 27th. March 2005 to a recipient in Roxburgh Street Kelso. What the recipient read over a century ago was as follows: "Having a splendid holiday - weather lovely. Hope all is well". So what else happened on the day that this card was posted? Well, on this day fingerprint evidence was gathered and used for the first time to solve a murder case. The bodies of London shopkeepers Thomas and Ann Farrow were found…
KEEP CALM AND LOVE NEWCASTLE
KEEP CALM AND LOVE NEWCASTLE. Another original poster design created with the Keep Calm-o-matic. Buy this design or create your own original Keep Calm design now.
Lives of Cuthbert Now Online
by Alison Hudson 20 March was an important day in the medieval English calendar: it was St Cuthbert’s Day. St Cuthbert meets King Ecgfrith of Northumbria and others, from Bede’s Prose Vita S Cuthberti, England (Durham), c. 1175-1200, Yates Thompson MS 26, f. 51 St Cuthbert (d. 687) was one...
070891:All Saints Church Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown Undated
Type : Drawing Description : An undated view of All Saints Church Newcastle upon Tyne. Houses in Pandon are in the foreground. All Saints Church can be seen in the background to the left and the spire of St. Nicholas Cathedral to the right.All Saints Church was designed by David Stephenson and opened in 1796. The church was deconsecrated in 1961 and was bought by Newcastle City Council in 1970.Churches Collection : Local Studies Source of Information : On the front of the postcard 'Spital…