Paul Ogleby: Growing Up at The Newport End of Cannon Street

Booth Street and Disraeli Street I grew up in Booth Street, although I was actually born in Disraeli Street. The house numbers in Booth Street started from no. 11, and there was a ‘common’ at the Laws Street end, where no’s 1 to 10 had been bombed during the war The Bomb Damage Laws St […]

Disraeli Street

Disraeli Street ran from Cannon Street to Newport Road. Click map to enlarge (Back to return)Gallery Newspaper articles, images of Disraeli Street and the people who lived there (click photos to enlarge) My family from Disraeli Street – Nanna and Grandad Walker, Joyce Walker (my Mam), Jackie Walker, Geoff Walker and John Walker (posted on […]

Adam Street

Adam Street ran from Cannon Street to Denmark Street.   Click map to enlarge (Back to return)Gallery Newspaper articles, images of Adam Street and the people who lived there (click photos to enlarge) From the Daily Gazette for Middlesbrough, 15 April 1914 From the Daily Gazette for Middlesbrough, 4 June 1896. Alice Graham Roger Graham […]

355 Cannon Street

House 1911 Census Name Age Relation Occupation Birthplace James Nimmo 45 Head Stoker Middlesbrough, YKS Mary E Nimmo 42 Wife At home Middlesbrough, YKS Joseph Nimmo 19 Son Shipyard labourer Middlesbrough, YKS Willie Nimmo 16 Son Shipyard labourer Middlesbrough, YKS Dinah Nimmo 11 Daughter School Middlesbrough, YKS Arthur Nimmo 9 Son School Middlesbrough, YKS Mary […]

90 Cannon Street

Shop 1911 Census Name Age Relation Occupation Birthplace Roger Walker 47 Head Pork butcher retail Carlton-in-Coverdale, YKS Annie Walker 40 Wife   Lealholm, YKS Alice R Walker 14 Daughter At home Middlesbrough, YKS Annie L Walker 13 Daughter School Middlesbrough, YKS Roger Walker 11 Son School Middlesbrough, YKS Doris May Walker 6 Daughter   Middlesbrough, […]

152 Cannon Street

Shop 1911 Census Name Age Relation Occupation Birthplace Horner Moor Walker 24 Head Butcher dealer North Ormesby, YKS Edith Walker 24 Wife Assisting in business Middlesbrough, YKS Thomas William Walker 1 Son   Middlesbrough, YKS Directory entries Directory Name Occupation Kelly’s 1913 Hy. Walker Pork butcher Additional Located on the South East side of Cannon Street […]