Links to Washington Web Sites

Washington Parish and Genealogy
Genuki – Washington
Marriage indexes 1603-1837,
The 1801 census, church history and a description of the parish in 1891.
Biddick and Sanderson Genealogy
Lords of Washington Manor
Lords of Biddick
The Mallory Family
The Oliver Family of Fatfield
Washington Family Genealogy from 439AD
Washington Family Genealogy Forum

Down the Pit
The Durham Mining Museum
Washington Colliery
Washington “F” Pit
Washington Glebe Pit
Jim Wilson: a Miner at the Washington Glebe Pit
Washington Glebe Colliery
Fatfield Colliery  (Hall Pit)
Oxclose Colliery
Usworth Colliery
Coal Mining History Resource Centre

Local Culture
4th July 2002 Celebrations at the Washington Old Hall
English to Geordie Translator
The Lambton Worm
A Sunday Morning Walk around Washington Village
Washington Guide
Washington, Tyne and Wear according to the Knowhere Guide

Bowes Railway Museum
Blackham Hill

The Holy Trinity Church
A History of the Washington Old Hall
Old Photos of Washington: compiled by Matty Morris
Shadens Hill
Washington Grammar School: intakes 1957-1959
Washington: the USA Connection
Washington: What’s in a Name?
Worm Hill

Wreken Dyke

Places to Visit
Jennings-Ford of Washington
The National Trust: Washington Old Hall
Penshaw Monument
The Holy Trinity Church
John Stowell's Tour of the Holy Trinty Church
The Old Hall

Clubs and Societies
Davy Lamp Folk Club
The Village Community Centre
Washington Arms Football Club
Washington Flower Club
Washington New Tavern Football Club
Washington Old Hall DAR
1st Washington Scouts

Famous People
1) George Washington
George Washington:Father of our Country
The Life of George Washington
George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens

2) Gertrude Bell … born at Washington Hall,
later called Dame Margaret’s Home

Gertrude Margaret Lowthian Bell
Gertrude Bell Archive

3) Bryan Ferry

Bryan Ferry: a Washington Lad
Bryan Ferry, Phil Chugg and The City Blues Jug Blowers
Roxyrama: A Bryan Ferry and Roxy Music Archive
Viva Roxy Music
Bryan Ferry in Adelaide 2001
Phil Chugg: A Friend of Bryan Ferry at Newcastle University

4) Harold Jeffrey
The Fatfield Mathematician

Newspapers On-line

Sunderland Echo On-Line

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