Mike Johnson: The Last Year of Marsh Road Junior School

Well, I Knew this Wouldn’t be a Long Appointment! My first year of teaching was the last year of the school to which I had been appointed—Marsh Road School in the Cannon Street area of Middlesbrough. When I arrived at Marsh Road Junior School in September 1969 to start my probationary year its future was […]

382 Cannon Street

1911 CensusNameAgeRelationOccupationBirthplaceJoseph Bell33HeadMine fillerHawes, YKSMartha Bell39Wife Gayle, YKSTom Bell12SonSchoolGayle, YKSSyble Bell10DaughterSchoolGayle, YKSHannah Bell8Daughter Cowpen Bewley, DURMartha Bell6Daughter Cowpen Bewley, DURFlora Bell4Daughter Middlesbrough, YKSFred Thornbrough22Brother-in-lawLabourerHawes, YKSDirectory entriesDirectoryNameOccupationWard’s 1902-03W FalledonFurnaceman Located on the South East side of Cannon Street between Laws Street and King George Street. 

368 Cannon Street

1911 CensusNameAgeRelationOccupationBirthplacePatrick Bennett52HeadBlast furnacemanCo Armagh, IrelandAnn Bennett56Wife Middlesbrough, YKSMichael Higgins30BoarderBlast furnacemanBedwellty, WalesDirectory entriesDirectoryNameOccupationWard’s 1902-03F BellFurnaceman Located on the South East side of Cannon Street between Laws Street and King George Street. 

310 Cannon Street

1911 CensusNameAgeRelationOccupationBirthplaceRobert Gladders44HeadGeneral dealerMiddlesbrough, YKSAnnie Gladders41Wife Hull, YKSHarry Gladders15SonGeneral labourer railwayStockton, DURAda Gladders13DaughterAt homeStockton, DUREdith Gladders10DaughterAt schoolMiddlesbrough, YKSAnnie Gladders8DaughterAt schoolMiddlesbrough, YKSRobert Gladders3Son Middlesbrough, YKSDirectory entriesDirectoryNameOccupationKelly’s 1913Miss Sarah BellShopkeeper Located on the South East side of Cannon Street between Croft Street and Severs Street.