Framwellgate Moor – a village Trail by Graeme Vasey

Another fascinating addition to the Framwellgate Moor archive, Greme Vasey’s A Village Trail, was written when he was a student at framwellgate Moor Comprehensive School in 1999.  Much has changed and much has been lost in the thirty years or so since George Brown was writing.  Glimpses of the past can still be discerned in […]

Framwellgate Moor in “Coal and Power” by David Lloyd George

This is an appendix to the book and describes Framwellgate Moor as it was pre 1925.  
The photographs at the back of the pdf are front and back views of of Newcastle Row 
(courtesy of Beamish Museum).  The book is in the Clayport library in Durham.
Coal and Power with FM photographs

This an extract from: 
Framwellgate Moor Parish: historical events of the nineteen hundreds (Adult Non-Fiction)
by George Brown.

George describes the same scene as David Lloyd George but from an historical perspective.
He was born and lived in the rows for most of his life.  After a varied career, as parish
clerk and newspaper columnist he committed his memoirs to print.  
This is a short extract of a much larger work:
A History of Framwellgate Moor_The Rows