Source List

Published Histories of Northumberland 19th and early 20th century


County History Committee and Hinde. (Search: Northumberland History)

https://archive.org/stream/historyofnorthum09nort#page/n17/mode/1up Earsdon and Horton Parish


https://archive.org/stream/historyofnorthum08nort#page/n25/mode/2up Tynemouth Parish


https://archive.org/stream/historyofnorthum09nort#page/300/mode/2up Bebside and Iron Works

https://play.google.com/books/reader?id=AxYMAQAAMAAJ&printsec=frontcover&output=reader&hl=en_GB&pg=GBS.PR2 Hodgson Morpeth Area

https://books.google.co.uk/books/reader?id=-YoHAAAAQAAJ&printsec=frontcover&output=reader&pg=GBS.PA97 Wallace Blyth

www.archive.org

https://archive.org/stream/monthlychronicl02unkngoog#page/n8/mode/2up North Country Lore and Legend 1888 (5 volumes 1887-91)

https://archive.org/stream/cu31924027924251#page/n9/mode/2up Middleton's Rising 1317

https://archive.org/stream/localhistorians05unkngoog#page/n6/mode/2up Richardson's Table Book




National Archives + A2A


Catalogue of the national archives and a partial catalogue of local archives

www.nationalarchives.gov.uk




Society of Antiquaries (Newcastle)


Search facility to the contents of their publications

www.newcastle-antiquaries.org.uk




North-East Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineers


"Custodians of the Industry's Heritage". Online library catalogue. The library houses many important and unique collections, although some are on loan to the NRO

www.mininginstitute.org.uk




Ordnance Survey and earlier Maps


http://www.old-maps.co.uk/




Trade Directories


https://archive.org/details/historytopograp00cogoog Whellan 1855

https://play.google.com/books/reader?printsec=frontcover&output=reader&id=uqM3AAAAYAAJ&pg=GBS.PA411 Parson 1827

www.historicaldirectories.org

communities.northumberland.gov.uk




Published Family Histories, Census, Parish Reg, Civil Reg and more...


www.ancestry.co.uk




Wills


https://archive.org/details/willsinvregdupt200surtuoft




National British Newspapers online


http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/




Mackenzie View of Northumberland 1825


http://books.google.co.uk/books/about/An_Historical_Topographical_and_Descript.html?id=4RpNAAAAMAAJ and for other out of copyright books




Photos of SE Northumberland


http://www.flickr.com/photos/36891793@N08/page5/




Superseded Ordnance Survey Mapping


http://www.old-maps.co.uk/index.html




Home page from the "Keys to the Past" site. 

This site unlocks the secrets of the archaeology of Durham and Northumberland. It also includes a feature where maps from any historic period can be compared. A link is provided to the "Past Perfect" website where 3D reconstructions can be viewed from five periods in North-East history including 20th century Woodhorn Colliery in nearby Ashington.

http://www.keystothepast.info/k2p/usp.nsf/pws/Keys+to+the+past+-+Home+Page

http://www.keystothepast.info/Pages/pgDetail.aspx?PRN=N13847 Keys to the Past Blyth




Sites and Monuments for the whole country


http://archaeologydataservice.ac.uk/




Tyne and Wear Museum Collections Online


Objects, photographs and prints (including a Burradon Colliery token)

https://twmuseums.org.uk/collections




Collieries of the North East


Extensive database of information on collieries (including Burradon and Weetslade) with a collection of photographs of colliery locomotives (including locos used at Burradon) and some archives not available elswhere online (1872 Our Colliery Villages from the Chronicle and 1842 Royal Commission on Children in the coal mines)

www.dmm.org.uk








Structural Images of North East England


Photographic collection of aerial shots and buildings with a kids interactive learning zone

http://arch.oucs.ox.ac.uk/detail/95630/index.html




Local Histories of Towns and Villages in Northumberland


Through maps, documents, photos and brief text

www.communities.northumberland.gov.uk




Newcastle on Tyne local studies services


http://www.newcastle.gov.uk/leisure-libraries-and-tourism/local-history-and-heritage




North Tyneside local studies service


http://www.northtyneside.gov.uk/browse.shtml?p_subjectCategory=1250




Northumberland CC local studies services


http://www.northumberland.gov.uk/default.aspx?page=2041




British Pathe Newsreels


http://www.britishpathe.com/




Manorial Documents


http://www.northumberlandarchives.com/manorial-documents-register-project/




Berwick Timelines Blog


http://www.berwicktimelines.com/




Tom Moss Reivers Blog


https://wwwborderreiverstories-neblessclem.blogspot.co.uk/