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Chopwell's Story

£9.99

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This booklet comprises three essays about the formerly Durham County, now Gateshead Borough, village of Chopwell. The first essay is a general survey of the history of the village set against the background of the history of the Manor of Chopwell. The second is an attempt to describe life in the colliery village in the first 20 odd years of its existence in the words of a group of its villagers. The third is a study in depth of of the Great Strike at the colliery during 1925 and 1926 for which the village gained the epithet 'Little Moscow'. Illustrated extensively by photographs, maps and diagrams.

Very good condition. There is some minor sunning to the cover and tanning internally but otherwise the booklet is clean and undamaged.

Item details

Author(s):
Turnbull, Les
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
235 x 184 x 3 mm
Edition:
First edition (undated)
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
090597705X
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Gateshead MBC Department of Education
Title:
Chopwell's Story

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This booklet comprises three essays about the formerly Durham County, now Gateshead Borough, village of Chopwell. The first essay is a general survey of the history of the village set against the background of the history of the Manor of Chopwell. The second is an attempt to describe life in the colliery village in the first 20 odd years of its existence in the words of a group of its villagers. The third is a study in depth of of the Great Strike at the colliery during 1925 and 1926 for which the village gained the epithet 'Little Moscow'. Illustrated extensively by photographs, maps and diagrams.

Very good condition. There is some minor sunning to the cover and tanning internally but otherwise the booklet is clean and undamaged.

Author(s):
Turnbull, Les
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
235 x 184 x 3 mm
Edition:
First edition (undated)
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
090597705X
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Gateshead MBC Department of Education
Title:
Chopwell's Story

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