Tuesday, 11 April 2017

Middle Blackdene

Between Ireshopeburn and St. John's Chapel, across a couple of fields is Middle Blackdene.  Just a few houses there.

Sunday, 9 April 2017


Looking down onto Rookhope from the church

Saturday, 18 March 2017

Ashcroft and Paragon Street

Top end of Stanhope, Ashcroft and Paragon Street seen from the back road.  They are just to the right of Crawleyside Bank.

Tuesday, 14 March 2017


Looking down towards Crawleyside from the back road Stanhope- Daddry Shield

Sunday, 12 March 2017

Golden Lands

Golden lands taken from the back road Stanhope- Daddry Shield

Tuesday, 10 January 2017


Middlehope, between Rookhope and St. John's Chapel.  My great uncle used to live in the house at the bottom before emigrating to Canada in 1930s.

Saturday, 12 November 2016

Burtree Pasture

Burtree Pasture used to be the home of the Mine Manager of the mine in front of the house.  Now a private residence