Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Looking Back at Ernest Wake

After serving in the Northumberland Fusiliers during the First World War, Ernest Wake can be traced as a boot repairer at St Ronan’s Avenue, Monkseaton.

Lifestyle
F Garrod Wallsend.

Looking Back at Wallsend shop

Pictured about 1928, this Wallsend shop belonged to Percy Robert Garrod. Earlier in the century it can be traced in the occupation of Timothy Delaney, and later Lanirus Bomhom.

Lifestyle
Alderman George D Gascoigne.

Looking Back at George Dodds Gascoigne

George Dodds Gascoigne was born in Newcastle in 1862, educated at Benjamin Shaw’s academy in Newcastle and entered his father’s furrier business at the age of 15. He took control when his father died.

Lifestyle
Load more