Hebburn, South Tyneside

Vintage postcard of Albert Street, Hebburn, Tyne & Wear, England

Enjoy a glimpse of history about Hebburn in South Tyneside, Tyne & Wear, England, UK.

Albert Street, Hebburn

An old photo postcard of Albert Street shows us some of the businesses and people to be found here in the early 20th Century.

I’ve made two close up images from the photo, so you can see more detail.

Closeup of vintage postcard of Albert Street, Hebburn, Tyne & Wear, England
Closeup of vintage postcard of Albert Street, Hebburn, Tyne & Wear, England. Image: Mark Crombie/Flikr
Closeup of vintage postcard of Albert Street in Hebburn, Tyne & Wear, England
Closeup of vintage postcard of Albert Street in Hebburn, Tyne & Wear, England. Image: Mark Crombie/Flikr

The Post Office Directory of Durham and Northumberland

by Kelly and Company

Published in 1879

The extract shown below from an old book published in 1879 tells us about some of the people, places and history connected with the following settlements and areas of this part of Tyneside:

  • Hebburn-on-Tyne
  • Pelaw Main
  • Hedworth
  • Monkton

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