06 March 2017

Prestwick - an ordinary Northumberland Mining Village

Talk given at St Mary's Church Hall
 7.30pn Thursday 16 th March 2017
Visitors welcome. £2.00

The talk will be given by Michael Taylor whose family ancestors have been resident in Prestwick Village for over 250 years.

The highly personal talk will not only give a history of mining in the area but also cover the draining of Prestwick Carr and cover some surprising facts about the village.

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