Felling & Gateshead older generations will remember this Dance Venue in the 50s. Kevin Connolly loaned photos of Bill Quay & among them was this interesting photocopy with art work added to show what it looked like beside the river Two local men standing beside their Steam Engine at Springwell Bank Foot
A lovely old photo Colin McFadyen sent me showing the 'Oddfellows Arms' in Felling A familiar sight to lots of Felling folk! Dragones Ice Cream vanAnother Dragone's van out on it's round selling Felling's favourite icecream.
This shop on the corner of Sunderland Rd in Felling, which can just be seen, was once a Police Station Pelaw Junction in the 1960s.Felling St John's football team in 1953-54.
The railway at Pelaw in 1967 with the CWS on the rightAlan from Felling photo he took recently on Albion St, Windy Nook. He thinks at one time a Bicycle Factory was in operation in that old building.Alan sent me this absolutely beautiful old photo of Albion St looking towards Carr Hill Road early 1900s