Monday, 12 January 2015

Church Centenary

St. Thomas' Church in the parish of Heatherycleugh (Lanehead, Cowshill & Wearhead) was opened on February 6th 1915 by the Bishop of Jarrow Dr. Quirk.
To celebrate the centenary the Bishop of Jarrow Rt Revd Mark Bryant is leading a service of celebration and thanksgiving on Feb 6th 2015.  Please come along and join us if you are in the area.


  1. Thanks for the photos of the area. Get a real feel for the ancestors who came from this area in 1852. What a different country. They must have really got homesick sometimes.

  2. which part of Weardale did they live?

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