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Think you’re related to Grace Darling? Check out Woodhorn’s family history workshop

Think you’re related to Grace Darling? Check out Woodhorn’s family history workshop

Other posts by  |  Sheelagh Caygill on Google+ |  July 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

If you think you are related to Northumberland heroine Grace Darling, consider going to a free family history workshop at Woodhorn near Ashington in September. The workshop is in conjunction with the play Amazing Grace, which will tour North East England venues later this year.

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Documents detailing WW1 army captain’s death found in archives

Documents detailing WW1 army captain’s death found in archives

Other posts by  |  Sheelagh Caygill on Google+ |  November 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

Documents about Robert Collingwood Roddam, who was a Northumberland Army Captain during World War One, have been unearthed at Woodhorn, Northumberland. The documents detail his action and death on the front during the war.

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