Borough Police Force, Newcastle-under-Lyme

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Date:1912 - 1913 (c.)

Description:The Borough Police Force are here seen pictured with the Mayor of Newcastle, William Mellard. They are outside Mellard's home, The Beeches, which stood on Liverpool Road (now the site of a bus depot).

On the back row they are PCs Robinson, Beeston, and Ford.
On the second row are PCs Phillips, Bate, Eaton, Watkin, Black, Plant, Byatt, Hawley, Lowe, and D.O. Morris. The mounted Policeman on the left is PC Rawlinson with Sergt. Gillies on the right.
On the front row are PC Knight, PC Welch, Sergy. Cotton, Mr William Forster (Chief constable), William Mellard, Esq., J.P. (Mayor), Insp. Cook, Sergt. Connolly, PC Morgan, PC Chattin. Mick the Police dog is captured in the foreground.


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1830s
Cartoon study for the 'Mock Mayor' of Newcastle-under-Lyme
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1850s
Ordnance Survey, Public Health Act Maps of Newcastle-under-Lyme
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1880s
Fire Appliances, High Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme
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A scene of crowds gathered to see a display of a new Merryweather and Shand Mason ...

1900s
The Guildhall, High Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme
The Guildhall, High Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme

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1920s
George V and Queen Mary visit Newcastle-under-Lyme, View of High Street
George V and Queen Mary visit Newcastle-under-Lyme, View of High Street

George V and Queen Mary visited Newcastle as part of a visit to north Staffordshire ...

1950s
Mayor Choosing Ceremony for Edward Bond, Market Cross, Newcastle-under-Lyme
Mayor Choosing Ceremony for Edward Bond, Market Cross, Newcastle-under-Lyme

The Mayor Choosing ceremony is a tradition in Newcastle-under-Lyme. The newly ...

1970s
Newcastle Market, Newcastle-under-Lyme
Newcastle Market, Newcastle-under-Lyme

Newcastle Market by J.W. Griffiths is a very colourful and lively streetscene with ...

1990s
A Town on Millennium Eve, Newcastle-under-Lyme
A Town on Millennium Eve, Newcastle-under-Lyme

An oil painting by Tim Lloyd, commissioned for the Millennium by Newcastle-under-Lyme ...

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Donor ref:PA458 (22/4450)

Source: Brampton Museum and Art Gallery, Newcastle under Lyme

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