Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum and Vintage Excavator Trust Before the days of hydraulic excavators (leaky incontinent things!) rope excavators were the ingenious and robust
Steel Making by Bessemer Convertor at Workington Cumbria Sir Henry Bessemer created a new process for making steel and his earliest Bessemser Converters were sited
Kendal fever hospital lady ill boy beaten pawn shop https://youtu.be/6wVGToCwiqY This oral history was recorded for the Voices of Cumbria Millennium Project in 2000 commissioned
Distington lady Frankie Vaughan evacuation children rations street party https://youtu.be/vaj-I15UMCc This oral history was recorded for the Voices of Cumbria Millennium Project in 2000 commissioned
Oral history Home Guard & WW2 Levens Bridge Westmorland oral history video Home Guard practice at Levens Garth Westmorland and this oral history is of
Soldier at war Algiers Rommel Italy oral history video Started in Home Guard, guarding Thirlmere lake, one rifle one bullet for 2 nights a week,
Distington lady school makes cover for war book for soldiers https://youtu.be/jAvL7kwmuVQ This oral history was recorded for the Voices of Cumbria Millennium Project in 2000
Workington Steel & Rail from Bessemer’s Convertor Sir Henry Bessemer A Tribute to the Inventor Sir Henry Bessemer was a prolific inventor born in 1813.