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04/11/1922 REDCAR – COURTS FIRST ALDERMANIC BENCH           Redcar’s first Aldermen elected to the Aldermanic Bench were Thos Phillipson 6 years W. S. Hill 6 years R. Spellman 6 years W. Metcalfe 3 years B. O. Davies 3 years (also life of) W. Wardman 3 years

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Feb

26

2013

Gallery – Shipwrecks

Chris Hansom

Ships

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Shipwrecks off our coast. no images were found      

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Feb

21

2013

Years 1700 to 1799

Chris Hansom

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Feb

1

2013

Years 1870 to 1879

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04/02/1870 A dangerous “lark” the other evening when some maliciously disposed persons broke into the railway cabin at Upleatham junction, and stole there from, the signalman’s timepiece, destroyed his lamps, and did other mischief. Not being satisfied with this display of wanton mischief,...

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2013

Years 1880 to 1889

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1880 Doctor Horner’s Hypo-therapy on the Esplanade was proving an important part of Redcar as a Victorian watering place, and a bracing healthy resort. 16/01/1880 A concert for the benefit of the poor of Redcar and Coatham will be given in the Centrall Hall on Monday evening (19/01) 16/01/1880 Two...

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2013

Years 1890 to 1899

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27/07/1890 Vincent van Gogh 37 shot himself, and died two days later. Went to the spot where he had painted Cornfield with Flight of Birds. 15/09/1890 Agatha Christie, creator of Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple, and writer of detective stories which sold more than 300 million copies, was born in...

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1999 2000 Mayor – Councillor Mike Stephen. 2000 2001 Mayor – Councillor Robert Arthur Dobson. BEM. JP. 03/01/2000 The last of the weekly ‘Peanuts’ comic strip is published. 21/01/2000 Total eclipse of the moon turned it reddish orange. The distinctive hue was caused...

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1

2013

Years 1990 to 1999

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1990-1999

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1990 1991 Mayor – Councillor Mrs Beatrice S Lythgoe. SRN. 08/02/1990 American pop singer Del Shannon shot himself. 15/03/1990 Mikhail Gorbachev was elected executive president of the USSR. 25/04/1990 Deployment of the Hubble space telescope commenced 17/05/1990 The General Assembly...

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Feb

1

2013

Years 1980 to 1989

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1980-1989

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1980 1981 Mayor – Councillor Terry Collins. 22/02/1980 British ice skater Robert Cousins won the gold medal for figure skating in Lake Placid Olympics. 30/03/1980 Jesse Owens, winner of four Olympic golds in Berlin in 1936, died. 30/04/1980 The Iranian Embassy siege begins in London. 05/05/1980 The...

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Years 1970 to 1979

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1970-1979

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1970 1971 Mayor – Alderman Gordon Timberley Thornton (Redcar). 1970 In Redcar a resident Mr William Ling was awarded a testimonial on vellum by the Royal Humane Society, for rescuing a fellow seaman from drowning. 1970 Land Sailing Club formed at Redcar (more info required) 14/06/1970 Bobby...

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