Old images of Cruddas Park

Enjoy vintage videos of Cruddas Park in Newcastle upon Tyne. Cruddas Park, usually considered part of Elswick, was named after George Cruddas, one of the co-founder of the nearby Elswick Works. George Cruddas Born about 1791 1847 – founding partner of Elswick Works (Elswick Ordnance Co) 1851 – engine builder living in Tynemouth with his family…

Old images of Altrincham

Enjoy the bygone days of Altrincham in Greater Manchester, with a selection of fascinating old photographs and film footage. 1936 In 1936, hundreds of children marched out in formation for a mass physical exercise demonstration, watched by proud parents. There are occasional glimpses of the background. YouTube: Physical Training (1936) – British Pathé A Hero…