The Grange – Vintage Photos
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The Grange – Vintage Photos

Some older photos of The Grange, Hurworth-on-Tees, England, dating from the late 1920’s to the 1940’s. These have never been publicly published. I was granted exclusive permission by the surviving Backhouse family heir to use and publish these. They are from her private archive. The couple in the photo are Claude & Margaret Spielman. The … Continue reading

The Backhouse Family – Pictorial
Hurworth Grange / Locations / United Kingdom

The Backhouse Family – Pictorial

The Backhouse Family – A Pictorial History   Thomas James Backhouse 1810 – 1857 Margaret Richardson 1818 – 1854 James Edward Backhouse Elizabeth Barclay Fowler Edward Backhouse Lucy Backhouse Mounsey James Edward Backhouse and his wife Elizabeth Barclay Fowler were the first residents of The Grange, which was built as a wedding gift from James’ uncle, … Continue reading

Team Reports – First Investigation of Hurworth
Hurworth Grange / Locations / United Kingdom

Team Reports – First Investigation of Hurworth

Hurworth Grange Hurworth Co. Durham 17 June 2005   TEAM 1 Chris Carnegie (API), Cindy Nunn (API), Karen Smith (TP), Barry Coates (OWNE)   Vigil 1: Caretakers Flat (kitchen, corridor, living room, bathroom, bedroom) Start time: 23:30 Temperature: 21c Body Temperatures: Chris 29.5c, Cindy 28c, Karen 28.5c, Barry 25.5c Equipment used: Video camera, 4 x … Continue reading