Cornhill Social History

CORNHILL SOCIAL HISTORY PROJECT
Other places within the Parish and nearby

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Donaldson’s Lodge
Tillmouth
Twizel
St. Cuthbert’s
Wark

Donaldson’s Lodge


Donaldson’s Lodge, 1907 (unsure of date)


The community, 1907 (unsure of date)


Brethren House


The Lodgers

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Tillmouth
Tillmouth School


School children 1910 - 1913


Names of pupils 1910-1913. Help with this would be appreciated!



School children 1950s


School children about 1957


Sports Shield presented to E Jeffrey and J. Green, around 1957/58


School children about 1959


School children 1963-64


School children - date?


School children - date?


School children - date?
Head Teacher could be Susan Chapman Stafford

Tillmouth Park


Tillmouth Park


Tillmouth Park and Twizel Bridge

Tillmouth Football Club




Tillmouth FC late 1930s
Back two rows, left to right - J. Moffat, E. Waite, T. Swan, ? Watson, ? , D. Trotter, J. Miller, J. Patterson, N. McCaskie, A. Black
Front row, left to right - J. Green, A. Gray, H. Swan, C. Swan, E. Beveridge


Tillmouth FC 1950s
Back row, left to right - J. Morris, D. Miller, R. Foreman, G. Nevins, J. Miller, ?
Front row, left to right - R. Morris, R. Martin, A. Mitchell, G. Tait, A. Martin


Tillmouth FC - date?

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Twizel


The castle was built by the Blake family
It was pulled down in 1881; only ruins remain


View of Twizel Castle above the old bridge
Twizel Old Bridge is believed to be the longest single-span mediaeval bridge in Britain.
It was used by English forces during the Battle of Flodden (1513).


Another view of the bridge and castle


Artist’s impression of the old Twizel Bridge


Another view of Twizel Bridge


Twizel station


Twizel Red House


Twizel in the snow, 1963

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St. Cuthbert’s
The Chapel


St. Cuthbert's Chapel


Liz Allen with her dog, Digby


View to the Tweed


View to the viaduct over the Till

St. Cuthbert’s railway bridge


St. Cuthbert’s railway bridge


St. Cuthbert’s railway bridge

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Wark


Wark School 1950s
Back row, left to right - Mr. Carruthers, Tim Douglas, Derek Laidlaw, Robert Thomson, Alec McKie, John Brown,
Michael Crozier, Gordon Moffat, David Barton
Second to back row, left to right - Joyce Lowrie, Margaret Armstrrong, Margaret Milton, Doreen Stuart, Nessie Armstrong,
Sheila Moffat, Nancy Clark, Ann Hall, Margaret Brown, Miss Atkinson
Third to back row, left to right - Tony Snaith, George Patterson, Betty Younger, George Dunn, Ian Cowe, ? Watson,
Ewen Carruthers, Robert Brown
Second to front row, left to right - Margaret Coxon, Dorothy Brown, ? Watson, Rae Alexander, Gladys Moscrop,
Vivian Winter, Margaret Culbertson, Margaret Douglas, Alsia Laidlaw, Susan Laidlaw, Hazel Bishop
Front row, left to right - David Clark, Brian Hislop, Ian Culbertson, Gordon Snaith, George Anderson, Ian Patterson,
Douglas Coultherd, Ronnie Muscrop, Jimmy Skeen

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