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Washington - What's in a Name?

An article about the village's possible connection to Druids and Ancient Egyptians. Also links to an article about the USA connection to the Washington Old Hall.

http://ancientegypt.hypermart.net/washingtonname/

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Bowes Railway Museum

History of the railway and information about the exhibits of locomotives and wagons.

http://www.bowesrailway.co.uk/

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Classic Introductions

Information about a Washington based social club, covering the North East, for singles over 30. Includes profile, calendar and photo gallery.

http://www.classicintroductions.co.uk/

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Davy Lamp Folk Club

Club details and events list.

http://www.fman.freeserve.co.uk/index.htm

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Genuki - Washington

Local genealogy which includes marriage indexes 1603-1837, the 1801 census, church history and a description of the parish in 1891.

http://website.lineone.net/~pjoiner/genuki/DUR/Washington/

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History of Usworth Aerodrome

Outlines the history of this airfield on the outskirts of Washington, from October 1916 to its closure in May 1984. Includes photos and information about its role in World Wars One and Two.

http://www.neam.co.uk/usworth1.html

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Karisma Kandles

High quality handpoured candles and gifts. Each one is individually made using the finest waxes and fragrances

http://www.karismakandles.co.uk

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Lambton Primary School

Primary school based in the District 7. Includes details of staff, curriculum and school events.

http://www.sunderland.gov.uk/coi/lambton/curr.html

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Oxclose Ministocks - The Full Mini

Offers information about a radio controlled model car racing club, based in Washington. Includes details of meeting times, a special events calendar and a picture gallery of car kits.

http://members.tripod.com/~oxclose_ministocks

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Pets At Peace

Individual cremation for all family pets. Details of services.

http://www.pets-at-peace.co.uk/

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Rickleton Primary School

Information about the school, its staff and policies, with useful links for teachers, parents and students. Includes a school prospectus.

http://www.rickletonprimary.co.uk

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St Robert of Newminster RC Comprehensive School

Information on staff, exam results, events, official reports and photo gallery.

http://www.strobert.co.uk/

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Sunderland International Kite Festival

Held annually in Washington in the first week of July. Details of kites, music, street theatre and event information.

http://www.sunderland-kites.co.uk/

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The Holy Trinity Church

Photos and historical details. Includes additional information on the Anglo-Saxon and Norman churches erected on this ancient Celtic site at Washington Village.

http://www.geocities.com/washingtonlass

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The Village Community Centre

Provides information on hall and bar hire, upcoming events and details of the clubs which meet there.

http://www.members.tripod.com/comunity_centre/

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Washington

Information about the town and its history. Provides links to sport and leisure, education and the local business forum.

http://www.Washington.co.uk/

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Washington Baby Boomers

A nostalgic site about the 1957 to 1959 student intakes at the Washington Grammar School. Includes photographs and recent updates.

http://www.willowboats.com/washnton

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Washington Flower Club

Details of meeting times, fees, age requirements and vacancies for new members.

http://members.tripod.com/comunity_centre/flowerclub.html

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Washington Glebe Colliery

Records of the mine 1904 to 1972, including owners, output, employment, seams worked and a list of miners killed in the 1908 disaster. There are links to the Washington "F" Pit and the Washington Colliery.

http://www.dmm.org.uk/colliery/w003.htm

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Washington Old Hall

A brief history of the Hall and an account of the Ghost of the Grey Lady.

http://www.ghosts.org/washington.html

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Washington Old Hall

Traces the history of the 12th Century manor house; with information about the "de Wessington" family, their Coat of Arms and the Preservation Committee. Also includes a photographic tour.

http://www.geocities.com/wor_lass

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Washington Then and Now

Comprehensive photo gallery of the area in times past and present.

http://www.ybrik.freeserve.co.uk/

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Washington Village Playgroup

Information about session times and fees, and a description of the various activities the children are involved in.

http://members.tripod.com/comunity_centre/playgroup.html

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Washington, Tyne Wear, England

A nostalgic site about the local area, its history and its people. Includes photographs and a links page.

http://www.geocities.com/pictorialwashingtonuk

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Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust

A brief description of the wild-life area and its facilities at Washington. Includes opening times, annual highlights and a link to the main WWT web site.

http://2hwy.com/eg/w/wfaenrta.htm

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