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St Helens Carlin How

St Helens Carlin How

In 1899, land was set aside for building a church for Carlin How and Skinningrove. The foundation stone was laid on the eve of Ascension Day; Wednesday May 23rd 1900, by Mrs Dorman of Grey Towers, Nunthorpe. The church was consecrated on the 30th October 1901, by the Bishop of Hull Rt Rev R.F.L. Blunt. D.D.

Information kindly supplied from Loftus parish website.

Cliff Lift at Saltburn

Cliff Lift at Saltburn

A Valentine’s postcard view of the cliff lift, dating from early 1900s. Note how well cropped the grass appears on the slopes.
Image courtesy of John G. Hannah.

100 Years St Joseph's

100 Years St Joseph's

Mayor Eric Jackson (himself a former pupil of St Joseph’s in Deepdale Road) was an honoured guest at the celebrations.

Lingdale War Memorial

Lingdale War Memorial

Lingdale War Memorial (another manufactured by Arrowsmith’s of Loftus) is shown against the backdrop of the shale heap at Lingdale. Today the memorial remains, but the shale heaps which dominated the village are now a distant memory. Paula Miller tells us: ”The workers shed on the right of the photo is now situated on Busky allotments and still going strong.”

Many thanks to Paula for that update.

North Skelton War Memorial

North Skelton War Memorial

Skelton has two memorials, one on Cross Green and this outstanding example at North Skelton. The North Skelton Memorial is another example of the excellent work from Arrowsmith’s Memorials of Loftus.

Goathland War Memorial

Goathland War Memorial

Goathland memorial is one of many in the area built by Arrowsmith’s of Loftus. This early image (judging by the model of motorcycle & sidecar) shows the memorial which has also featured in ‘Heartbeat’ -the TV series as the memorial for ‘Aidensfield’.

1993 Dinner Ladies

Briefly taking their rest, the ladies of 1993 were: Cynthia White, Christine Garner, Carole Yeoman, Marlene Noble, Shirley Kentfield.
Image and names courtesy of Cynthia White.

Dinner Ladies in 1985

No curtains this time and with the school library behind them we have the ladies of 1985.
Back row: Ann Tremain, Eileen McLeod.
Front row: Angela Cox, Janice Simpson, Cynthia White, Carole Yeoman, Heather Kilvington.

Image and names courtesy of Cynthia White.

1997 Dinner Ladies

Again we are outside, in the sunshine and we have: Shirley Kentfield, Christine Garner, Cynthia White, Carole Yeoman, Marlene Noble, ??.
Image and names to date courtesy of Cynthia White.

Ladies 1994

Two rows of Dinner ladies. Back row: Christine Garner, ??.
Front row: Cynthia White, Carole Yeoman, ??.

Image and names to date courtesy of Cynthia White.