Pictured is Gladys Fulton’s mother in Barnard Street, Thornaby c1954. The caption on the original photograph read, ‘Mother back from the back’. She is possibly returning from the back street bookies… No 9 is Carmine and Tony Paleschi’s house.
An exhibition entitled ‘Victory’s Children’ (based on a photograph of Barnard Street, Thornaby c1945) is currently held at Preston Hall Museum until Sunday 12 July 2015.
To read the full story of ‘Victory’s Children’ visit www.heritage.stockton.gov.uk
Details courtesy of Derek Smith.