My dads sister, Ivy Dunn married Raymond Telford in St Andrews in the 1940,s. You can see the blackened stone caused by the coalfires in those days.

Dads oldest sister Betty with husband & children at Ivy's St Andrews wedding in the 1940's.

Reyrolles 'Turners' & 'Borers' on a 1940's night out. Some names are, F Symonds, T Plews, R Sanderson, D Hailes, & my dad Billy Dunn

Reyrolles 'Turners' & 'Borers'. Can you see any relatives eg dads, uncles, grandfathers in this 1940's photograph?

Coronation party 1953 with a lot of local kids. I'm on it but lived in Lyon St. I qualified because the Dunn's lived in Cuthbert St.

Cuthbert St Coronation party 1953 in the block between Caledonian & McIntyre St. That is Dunston St in distance.

Coronation Party.That's me arrowed. Also, Harry Rickard & Norman Kennedy are on this photo. Any one recognise others?

Joyce Price (nee Cummings) sent this 1955 photo in Ann St.That's Ellison St behind, but Hood St was first left behind the girls.Notice the 'Hut'?

Joyce Price sent this pic of brother David in 1951 outside 8 Church St. That corner shop is still there today (Indian takeaway)

This is my mother Marian Rodgers somewhere in Hebburn, possibly near the Lakes. She was born 1922, so this was 1940ish

Prince Consort Rd in a garden which is still there today. This is my mother again about 1940ish.

A mid 1950's photo of Marian Dunn my sister on Campbell Pk Rd. That is the Slagheap's lowest part behind houses.

My mother is sitting on grass front right of this photo taken at Tyne View. The family are relatives, the McNeills. Taken about 1936-37ish possibly.

Reyrolle's workers collected presents for Orphanages at Xmas. Here's a group of workers late 40s but pre 1953 when the orphanage closed.

As with the previous image this is other Reyrolle Workers around the same Xmas tree where toys were put for Dr Barnados's home in Tynemouth.