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Party of wounded soldiers visit Stanhope


Trip to Stanhope Castle arranged by Mr JJ Aubin


From: 22-Sep-1915

Civil Parish: Stanhope Urban

Newcastle Journal, 23 September 1915

Wounded Soldiers’ Visit to Stanhope

Wounded soldiers yesterday visited Stanhope Castle, the residence of Sir R Cooper, MP for Walsall. The men were shown round the grounds by the Bishop of Richmond. Later there was a tea, music by the band of the Durhams from Morpeth, and an entertainment in the Town Hall. Motor cars conveyed the men from Etherley and Bishop Auckland to Stanhope, and the proceedings were organised by Mr Aubin of Bishop Auckland.

Contributed by John B | Durham County Record Office

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