Glimpses of Heworth, Felling & Windy Nook

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With 130 illustrations, ‘Glimpses of Heworth, Felling & Windy Nook’ features the three communities’ buildings, shops, pubs, churches and schools. Included is the history of local industry such as mining and quarrying as well as the area’s old trams, trains and buses. The author also tells the story of the tragedy of the Felling Colliery disaster of 1812 when 92 men and boys were killed. Well known local people who are featured in the book range from miners’ leaders to a millionairess and a Hollywood actor.

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