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A Short History of Gateshead

 © Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council, 1998

Index

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ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUWY

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A

  • Abbot, John & Co., 82
  • Adda, 1
  • Allhusen, Christian, 85
  • Anchorage, 41, 45
  • Asylums, 59

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B

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C

  • Canals, 101
  • Cannon Inn
  • Carr Hill, 61, 117
    • Pottery, 78
    • Reservoir, 108-109
    • Windmills, 77
  • Charles I, 31
  • Chemical Manufacturing, 84-86
  • Cholera, 55-56, 116-117
  • Church Street, 1, 23, 93
  • Cinemas, 69-70
  • Civil War, 13
  • Clapham, Anthony, 85
  • Claremont Place, 60
  • Clarke, Chapman-John Thompson, 28, 84
  • Clasper, Harry, 70
  • Clay tobacco pipes, 90
  • Coal and coal mining, 4, 5, 6, 13, 17-19, 37, 47, 73-75
  • Coat of Arms, 42
  • Coatsworth Road, 28, 60
  • Cockfighting, 63
  • Collinson, John, 47
  • Common Fields, see Town Fields
  • Cotesworth. William, 28, 79
  • Council, 7, 8, 41, 112
  • Cromwell, Oliver, 38
  • Crowley, Sir Ambrose, 79, 81

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D

  • Davidson, George, 88
  • Deckham Hall, 27
  • Defoe Daniel, 31
  • Derwent, River, 15
  • Dispensary, 7, 33, 56
  • Drunkeness, 64-65
  • Dixon, Corbitt, 89
  • Dudley, John, 5
  • Durham Road, 25, 115

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E

  • Electricity Supply, 113
  • Ellison, Cuthbert, 29, 33
  • Ellison Street, 29, 33
  • Engineering, 79-84

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F

  • Fairs, see Markets and Fairs
  • Felling, 8, 42
  • Field House, 27
    • Estate, 26
  • Fire & Explosion, $$1854$$, 19-21, 32, 56
  • Fisheries, 3
  • Flood of $$1771$$, 14-16
  • Forests, 2, 3
  • Fountain View, 54
  • Four & Twenty, 38
  • Freemen, 16, 37, 40
  • Friars Goose
    • battle of, 17-19
    • Shipbuilding, 91

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G

  • Galloway, William, 81-82
  • Gas Supply, 112-113
  • Gategang, Family, 3-4,
    • Alan, 4
    • Gilbert, 3
  • Gateshead , A.F.C., 71-72
  • Gateshead Fell, 3, 16, 114-116
  • Gateshead Observer, 7
  • Glassmaking, 7, 87-88
  • Goat Inn, 109
  • Grand Lease , 6
  • Greensfield, 41
    • Locomotive workshops, 83-84, 100

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H

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I

  • Ironworks, 7, 79

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J

  • Jackson, Paul, 78
  • Jackson Street (Chare), 23, 77

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K

  • King James Hospital, 24, 75, 88
  • King John's Palace, 30

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L

  • Lamesley, 8, 42
  • Leisure, 62-72
  • Liulph, 10, 11
  • Local Government Reorganisation, 8, 9, 42
  • Loppy Lloyds, 69
  • Low Fell, 3, 51, 60, 75, 109, 114-116
  • Lucas, George, 65

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M

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N

  • Newcastle upon Tyne, attempts to take over Gateshead, 4-6, 11-12, 37-38
  • Newall, R. S., 41, 89

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O

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P

  • Park
  • Parks
    • East Gateshead Riverside, 35, 86
    • Saltwell, 67
    • Windmill Hills, 66-67
  • Patterson, Thomas, 78
  • Pipewellgate, 1, 4, 23, 56, 59
    • Gasworks, 112
    • Glassworks, 87
    • Pottery, 78
  • Plagues, 14, 55
  • Pleasant Row, 24, 75
  • Police, 17-19, 109
  • Poorhouse, 48-50 see also Workhouse
  • Poor Law Union, 7, 50-54
  • Post Office, 15
  • Pottery, 77-79
  • Powell, Thomas, 49
  • Price. Joseph, 87, 91

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Q

  • Quarries, 75-76, 114
  • Queen Victoria, 21, 103
  • Queen's Head, 34
  • Queen's Terrace, 60

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R

  • Railways, 35, 41, 82-84, 98-101
  • Redheugh
  • Renforth, James, 70
  • Riding of the Boundaries, 44
  • Rippon. Cuthbert, 7
  • Roads, 3, 93-95
  • Rodsley Estate, 26
  • Roman Remains, 1, 15
  • Ropemaking, 88-90
  • Rowing, 70
  • Ryton, 8, 42

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S

  • St. Edmunds Hospital
    • Bishop and Confessor(High Street), 2, 24, 32, 33, 46, 47
    • King & Martyr (Old Durham Road), 24, 46-48
  • St. Mary's Church, 11, 14, 20, 23, 32, 38, 41, 45, 48, 88
  • Saltmeadows, 5, 88
  • Saltwell, 2, 51
  • Sheriff Hill, 3, 25, 29-30, 57, 59, 78, 109, 113
    • pottery, 78
  • Shipbuilding, 90-91
  • Shipcote Estate, 26, 60, 74
  • Social Services, 46-55
  • South Dene Towers, 28
  • South Shore, 78
  • Sowerby, Joseph, 87-88
  • Staiths, 5
  • Sunderland Road, 24, 48, 60
    • reservoirs, 108
  • Sutton, Thomas, 6
  • Swan. J. W., 84
  • Swinburne family, 33

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T

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U

  • Utta, 2

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W

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Y

  • Yarnold. William, 108

Title Page and Table of Contents

"A Short History of Gateshead". © Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council, 1998