A selection of photographs and documents kindly shared with this project by Barbara Percival.
A 1950s Hartlepool Council Bedford truck - painted a fawn/cream colour and complete with white-wall tyres! - ready for the Hartlepool Carnival. The board on the top is advertising the Muriel Carr School of Dance and holidays abroad.More detail »
A studio portrait of George Palliser Blackett who served in the Royal Navy during the First World War. After the war, George worked in the shipyards, part of a squad of men that travelled around various shipyards when their special skills were required.More detail »