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 […]

Raby Street

Raby Street ran from the railway to Marsh Road. Click map to enlarge (Back to return)Gallery Newspaper articles, images of Raby Street and the people who lived there (click photos to enlarge) From the Daily Gazette for Middlesbrough, 22 February 1916 Simeon Weatherill Robert McCluskey John William Johnson

Eve Street

Eve Street ran from Granville Street to Cannon Street. Click map to enlarge (Back to return)Gallery Newspaper articles, images of Eve Street and the people who lived there (click photos to enlarge) Cathy Leng (nee Buck) outside 6 Eve Street (posted on Facebook by Thomas Leng). My lovely Aunt born in Eve Street, she will […]

56 Cannon Street – The Turf Hotel

Public House Recorded jointly with 58 Cannon Street – The Turf Hotel   Directory entries Directory Name Occupation Kelly’s 1913 Directory – 56 & 58 Cannon Street Alfred Johnson Beer retailer Additional Located on the south east side of Cannon Street between Nelson Street and Gladstone Street.

58 Cannon Street – Turf Hotel

Public House 1911 Census Name Age Relation Occupation Birthplace Alfred Johnson 37 Head Publican Middlesbrough, YKS Mary Johnson 35 Wife Assisting in the business Middlesbrough, YKS Margaret Harper 17 Servant General servant domestic Middlesbrough, YKS Directory entries Directory Name Occupation Kelly’s 1913 Alfred Johnson Beer retailer Additional Located on the South East side of Cannon Street […]