Vince Rea the Jarrow Historian allowed Ray Beck to copy photos for this page. This one shows Jarrow Alkali Works headed notepaper.

Kevin Blair sent me this photo taken in Jarrow Park early 1900s possibly around WW1 time because of the gun display

Another lovely old early 1900s photo of Jarrow Park looking towards Park Rd from Kevin Blair.

Vince Rea's photo of the miners cottages showing a part of St Paul's Church. Thanks to Ray Beck for borrowing them for

A Vince Rea photo of 'Jarra Slacks'(Slake) in the 1970s

Vince Rea's photo of workmen working on the floating isolation hospital off Jarrow Slake in 1929.

Vince Rea's photo of ' Cruiser' HMS Sapphire off Jarrow Slake. Sapphire served in the First World War.

Vince Rea's lovely old painting of St Paul's Church in 1850 by a Scottish artist, Joseph McIntyre.


Vince Rea's 1835 painting by Turner showing Keelmen heaving coals by moonlight off Jarrow,

The Mayor of Jarrow in 1944-45 George Rose

Archie Campbell who was a well known Head Master in Jarrow

Patrick Brennan kindly sent me this lovely St Paul's School photo he got from Muriel Brown. It was taken in 1909.

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