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Fireworks at midnight

What we know about this image :

At seconds after 12 pm on April 1st 1967, there was a large firework display on Grayfields Recreation Ground to celebrate the birth of the new Hartlepool. The fireworks cost £200 which was considered quite a sum at the time.

The image has been taken at nearby Ryehill Gardens.

Date (of image) : 1/4/1967

Donor : Hartlepool Museum Service

Creator : NDM


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