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Ovington Sword Dancers at Bywell Hall early 20th Century - from the Beamish photograph collection<p>
Ovington Sword Dancers at Bywell Hall early 20th Century - from the Beamish photograph collection


Armstrong, Thomas (b.1848 d.1919):
[Collection of broadside songs by Thomas Armstrong.] 1914-1918

Armstrong, Thomas (b.1848 d.1919):
[Manuscript copy of a Thomas Armstrong song.] 1914-1918

Armstrong, Thomas (b.1848 d.1919):
Song book containing 25 popular songs of the late Thomas Armstrong.

Bowden, William:
Rhymes of a Tynesider (1931)

Byers, John:
Hamley border musings (1913)

Campbell, T.:
Tyneside recitations and other poems (1928)

Clough, Henry:
Clough family archive - Pipe manuscripts of Henry and Thomas Clough (mid 19th - mid 20th century)

Collection of photographs of North-East composers, musicians and performers from the late nineteenth and early twentieth century.

Exhibition of Northumbrian bagpipes in the Black Gate. Additional notes, photographs and measurements arranged and compiled by R.A.S. Cowper. 1966

Johnny Handle:
Photograph Collection - Collection of photographs of North-East composers, musicians and performers from the late nineteenth and early twentieth century.

Lister, George Leslie:
Rhymes of a Weardale lad (1969)

Nicholson, Charles Percy:
Those boys o' Bondgate and other contributions to the story of Darlington and neighbourhood. (Songs and poems taken from a lecture given to the Darlington and Teesdale Naturalists' Field Club, by Charles Percy Nicholson - 1949.)

Pearson, William
Weardale songbook (ca. 1906)

Record run 1910 (Song written for a dinner given by Wilson Worsdell.)

Runciman Terry, Richard:
Shanty book; part 1 - sailor shanties (1921)

Watson, Richard (b.1833 d.1891):
Poems and songs of Teesdale (1930 )

An original Tommy Armstrong manuscript
An original Tommy Armstrong manuscript






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