A wide range of education and work-based Awards, Certificates and Qualifications.
An image from Chris Walker's family photograph album of a Complete Attendance Certificate awarded to her Great Aunt Florence King (aged 8 at the time), for not missing a day at her school, Jesmond Road Juniors, in 1912.More detail »
Hartlepool graduates Lois Searle (fourth from right, centre row) and John Robinson (fourth from right, front row), photographed outside Durham University (Castle) by John's mother Eveline Robinson. Both studied for their Degrees at Sunderland Technical College and graduated in July 1957.More detail »
In about 2010 the medals awarded to Henry Hood for assisting in the rescue of the crew of the Atlas wrecked on Longscar Rocks at Seaton Carew in March 1883 were found in a descendant's loft. They were donated to Hartlepool Museums and are now exhibited in the Maritime Museum. This is the Albert Medal awarded by Queen Victoria in 1883 for his part in the rescue of the crew of the schooner Atlas.More detail »
A copy of a Testmonial letter written for Horace William Thomson when he served as Third Engineer on the West Hartlepool Steam navigation Company's ship Heighington, in 1912. The letter is signed by the ship's Master and Chief Engineer.More detail »