Monthly Archives: January 2014

End of an Era – North Skelton Mine

Background Fifty years ago today, the last production shift was worked at North Skelton ironstone mine. An industry that had started in 1847 had come to an end. A way of life for the communities of East Cleveland had come … Continue reading

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Quakers in Skelton

An enquiry has been sent in by Susan Brandt who asks for information about “…the Hoopes family, Quaker history of Skelton” Can anyone shed any further light on either the Hoopes family or Quaker families in Skelton? Top

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