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The Teesdale Record Society has been publishing a journal since 1935 to record and preseve the history of the region and the Society holds a number of back issues which are available at a cost of £6.75 each including 1st class postage within the UK. Outside of the UK the cost with postage is £9.10 including international enconomy delivery.

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Journals

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Volume 22 (2014)

Editorial; The Blue Plaque Trail; The Walton Family of Bowes; Rev W. L. Pratman: A Victorian Tragedy; Archaeological Investigation at Wycliffe; Look and Learn; The Society's activities during the year 2014

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Volume 21 (2013)

Editorial; Greyscar Farm: History of a Farmstead; The Academic and the Adventurer: Brothers William and Thomas Smith; The Society's Activities for 2012; The Society's Activities for 2013; A Brief Guide for Contributors of Articles.

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Volume 20 (2012)

Editorial; The Society's Activities 2011-2012; Bound by Loyalty?: The Balliol Family under the Norman and Angevin Kings; The Diary of William Watson Jounior; Four Centuries of Plant Hunting in Upper Teesdale; Lost and Found: An Auctioneer's Catalogue, A Brief Guide for Contributors of Articles.

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Volume 19 (2011)

Editorial; The Society's Activities 2010-2011; History of Newspapers in the North East; The Earliest Botanists in Teesdale; The Bowes Museum Libary and Archives.

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Volume 18 (2010)

Editorial; Mrs M. A. Hamilton 1915-2009; The Society's Activities 2009-2010; Holy Trinty Church, Startforth; Cecily Neville, 'The Rose of Raby'; The Renovation of the Cotherstone Village Pump, Wodencroft Lodge Academy; Saltholme Nature Reserve.

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Volume 17 (2009)

Editorial; Teesdale Record Society and its Origins; The Society's Activities; The Church of The Holy Trinity, Eggleston; Lost and Found; The Trees of Cotherstone; Industrial Minerals of Teesdale.

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Volume 16 (2008)

Editorial;The Society's Activities; A Common Bird Census in Cotherstone; Tees Cottage Pumping Station; St. Mary's Church Rokeby; Early Grave Slab - Barnard Castle.

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Volume 15 (2007)

Editorial;The Society's Activities; St. Mary's Church, Rokeby; Rev. Thomas Farrer; Thomas Binks; The Society's Documents in Durham County Record Office; Lost and Found.

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Volume 14 (2006)

Editorial; The Society's Activities in 2005; St. Cuthbert's Church, Cotherstone; Romaldkirk, from Township to Civil Parish; Robin Hood, Past and Present; Survey of Three Meadow Plants in Teesdale; Lost and Found.

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Volume 13 (2005)

Editorial; The Society's Activities in 2004; William Oliver, Surgeon, Apothecary and Botanist of Middleton in Teesdale; Cotherstone 1901; Lost and Found; The Society's Documents in Durham County Record Office (Part 4).

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Volume 12 (2004)

Editorial; The Society's Activities in 2003; Who was Who in Teesdale (continued); The Fitzhugh Family in Teesdale; John Bowes and Two Contemporary Novels; Dennis Coggins, MA, FSA, FSA (Scot); The Society's Documents in Durham County Record Office (Part 3); Lost and Found; In Memoriam: Mr Alan Waites.

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Volume 11 (2003)

Editorial; Obituary - Mr John Pickard; The Society's Activities in 2002; The Society's Web Site; Who was Who in Teesdale (continued); Charcoal-making Pits in Teesdale; Building The Castle of Barnard; Ralph Johnson of Brignall; The Society's Documents in Durham County Record Office (Part 2); An Unholy Row; A Nineteenth Century Letter to the London Lead Company; Lost and Found.

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Volume 10 (2002)

Editorial; Who was Who in Teesdale (continued); Freemasonary in Barnard Castle; The Barnard Sexton’s Register 1816-1848 Indexed for the Society in 1938; Newbiggin and Holwick in the Mid-nineteenth Century; The Newbiggin reading Room and Library.

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Volume 9 (2001)

Editorial; The Society's Activities in 2000; Who Was Who in Teesdale (continued); A Survey of Three Meadow Plants in Teesdale; Definitely not in Decline - Five very Successful Birds of Teesdale; Weather Observations in Newbiggin 1913-1979; Nineteenth Century Management Reporting in the London Lead Company; A Catalogue of the Society's Documents housed in the Durham County Record Office. Part 1 – Genealogy; A Last Will and Testament of Christopher Lonsdale, 1747.

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Volume 8 (2000)

Editorial; The Society's Activities in 1999; Who Was Who in Teesdale; Michael Aislabie Denham - A Biography; Teesdale Botany and Botanists; The Fitzhugh Family in Teesdale - The First Three Centuries; Cotherstone 1851-1891 - A Study of the Census Returns; The Teesdale Record Society - A Brief History.

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Volume 7 (1999)

Editorial; The Society's Activities in 1998; M. A. Denham and the Bowes Parochial Library; Egglestone Highway Surveyor's Reports; The Streets of Barnard Castle in the Eighteenth Century; The Diary of William Raine in the USA 1883-4; A Yeoman Puzzle; Helmer Families in Romaldkirk; Whistlejacket; In Search of the Howgill Stone.

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Volume 6 (1998)

Editorial; Society Activities during 1997; The Balliols in Teesdale - Pt II; Recent Archaeological Investigations in the Eggleston Area; Working Boys in Barnard Castle - The 1857 Census; The Old Lodge, Raby - An Unpublished Account; Letters form a Teesdale Emigrant in Kentucky; The First Winch Bridge; Weights and Measures in the 18th Century; Newcastle Races in 1766.

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Volume 5 (1997)

Editorial; Society Activities during 1996; Strikes Without a Union - Labour Relations in the Teesdale Lead Mines 1872-92; The Rev. George Dugard and the Cholera Outbreak in Barnard Castle, 1849; Acts of Parliament Local to Teesdale; Regulations for the Management of the Romaldkirk Almhouses; The Governor and Company's Teesdale Workmens' Corn Association 1842 - The First Cooperative Society?; A Letter to an Emigrant, 1886.

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Volume 4 (1996)

Editorial; Society Activities during 1995; The Baliols in Teesdale 1094-1296; History of Woolhouse Farm; The Carpet Industry in Barnard Castle as Revealed in the Census Returns 1841-1891; William Hutchinson's Journey to Scotland; Road Improvements in Teesdale, Circa 1820; Confederate Naval Activities in the North East - The Case of the 'Southerner' 1863.

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Volume 3 (1995)

Editorial; Society Activities during 1994; Stainton Schools; Applications for the Position of Washerboy with the London Lead Company in Teesdale 1862-1866; A Hodgson Family - Yeoman Farmers of Teesdale; Field Drains in Teesdale; The Rievaulx Abbey Rights in Teesdale; Cotherstone Village Hall - Some Further Notes

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Volume 2 (1994)

Editorial; Society Activities in 1990-1993; Photographs in Local History; The Title and Right to Barnard Castle in the Later Middle Ages; Doe Park Mill, Cotherstone; The Temperance Hall, Cotherstone; Teesdale Cave.

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Volume 1 (1993)

Editorial; The Teesdale Record Society and its Publications; Index to Bowes Monumental Inscriptions; Mickleton in the Fifteenth Century; A Walk Round Cotherstone; Benjamin Hepworth (1833-1900) - Building Contractor of Barnard Castle; Bridges of Teesdale: Part 1 - Some Minor Bridges.

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Volume 3 (1973)

Rectors of Romaldkirk.

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Volume 2 (1971)

Proceedings of the Society 1946; Robert de Mortham, Vicar of Gainford (Illustration only); List of Deeds of Several Estates Belonging to James Poole Esq. Barnard Castle (Sledwick, Barningham, Drygill Beck[Bowes]).

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Volume 1 (1971)

Proceedings of the Society 1945; Ralph Johnson, Vicar of Brignall 1656-1695.

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Volume 17 (1946)

Rectors of Romaldkirk.

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Volume 16 (1946)

Proceedings of the Society 1946; Robert de Mortham, Vicar of Gainford (Illustration only); List of Deeds of Several Estates Belonging to James Poole Esq. Barnard Castle (Sledwick, Barningham, Drygill Beck[Bowes]).

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Volume 15 (1945)

Proceedings of the Society 1945; Ralph Johnson, Vicar of Brignall 1656-1695.

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Volume 14 (1945)

Concerning a Pew in Gainford Church; Administration of John Cradock, D.D.; Will of Peter Appleby; Will of Richard Robinson; Will of Laurence Brockett; Will of Henry Brockett; Will of John Elliott; Will of John Sedgwick; Our Local Parish Clerks; Parish Clerks.

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Volume 13 (1944)

Ralph Sherwood, Student of Medicine and Actor; Tomb of Robert de Mortham, Vicar of Gainford; Staindrop College; Will of Laurence Brockett, BD; Will of Percival Burrell; Will of Christopher Wetherell of Piercebridge, Farmer.

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Volume 12 (1944)

Proceedings of the Society 1944; An Early Grave Slab at Barnard Castle, with an illustration; St. Johns Hospital, Barnard Castle, 1592-3; Will of John Cradock, 1604; Will of William Liveley, 1645; Will of Tobias Heyrick, B.D.,1779; Thomas Sherwood, M.D. of Snow Hall, Physician and Antiquary 1769-1830; Notes from Winston Parish Register (Some Additional Material).

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Volume 11 (1943)

Thomas Binks, the Barningham Clockmaker; Gainford Vicarial Tithes, 1828; An 18th Century Petition; Illustrations of Tomb Slabs; Barnard Castle Hay Tithe, temp. Eliz. (A Petition); An Inventory of the Goods and Cattells of Conant Appleby (Gainford); Will of the 1st Duke of Bolton; Scholars from Boarding Schools Buried at Romaldkirk.

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Volume 10 (1943)

Proceedings of the Society 1942-3; Spoils of Streatlam; Rents of Streatlam; Some Wills of Gainford Parish; Petition from Piercebridge and Coniscliffe; Illustrations of Tomb Slabs; A Local Vicar of the 17th Century - The Rev W Parish, Vicar of Rokeby 1661-1688; A Local Postmaster of the 17th Century - Christopher Thwaites of Greta Bridge 1626-93; M A Denham (Ilustration).

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Volume 9 (1942)

Selaby (Thomas Edward Freeman); A Copy of the Earl of Strathmores Bill and Others Against James Malled and Others; The Rokeby Brief Book; Verses in Memory of Lady Frevile Made by Mr Robert Burrell, Minister of Gainford; Denton Chapelry; Illustrations of Tomb Slabs IV.

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Volume 8 (1942)

Proceedings of the Society 1934-42; Gainford Notes; Some Interesting Ancient Letters; Wills of the Garth Family, Bolam; Rev James Farrer, Vicar of Brignall, 1739-1780; Illustrations of Tomb Slabs III.

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Volume 7 (1941)

Illustrations of Tomb Slabs.

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Volume 6 (1941)

Extracts from the Diary of Rev Richard Wilson, Curate of Whorlton and Vicar of Bowes; Barnard Castle Wills; Kirby Hill Hospital Documents, 1940; Inventory of the Documents in the Church Safe Barningham, 1890.

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Volume 5 (1939)

A Papal Indulgence for Barnard Castle; Bowes Papers of Streatlam and Gibside - Memorials of the Rebellion of 1569; Wycliffe Churchyard; Startforth Wills; Barnard Castle Parish Church - Monumental Inscriptions; Monumental Brasses and Incised Slabs (Plates of R H Edleston, Gainford).

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Volume 4 (1938)

Barnard Castle Register of Burials 1816-1848.

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Volume 3 (1937)

The Chantry Survey of Henry VII (Teesdale).

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Volume 2 (1937)

Walbran's Antiquities of Gainford: Some Additional Material Relating to Teesdale.

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Volume 1 (1935)

Local MSS in the Bowes Museum; Letter to Lord Wharton from Rev John Rogers; 16th Century Assessment of Croft Bridge; 17th Century Attorneys; Rev John Chapman's Observations of Barnard Castle Chaplry; 17th Century Property in Barnard Castle; Barnard Castle Wills (from Durham Probate Registry); Barnard Castle Wills (from York Probate Registry); Burglary in Barnard Castle, 1710; East Shaws - John Bowbanke v William Clopton; Tobacco Monopoly (in Barnard Castle) 1638.

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