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Aerial view of Tupton


Taylor's Post Office

Opposite the Methodist Church in Wood-Yard, Tupton.


Queen Victoria Road, New Tupton.

Tupton War Memorial, outside St. John's Church.

September 1921


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People of Tupton.


Tupton Carnival King & Queen

Ellen Cook & Tom Stamp (1930-32) Tupton Carnival King & Queen.

Carnival King, Queen and attendees

Tupton Carnival King & Queen and attendees

Reminiscence by John Stamp click HERE


Carnival day

Carnival Day (Maiden Street) - Irene Westbury (left) & Ellen Westbury.

Pegg and Westbury Family click HERE



John Lowe

John Lowe the darts player was born in a semi-detached house called "Holy Hurst" on Ward Street.

Click the picture above to read an extract from his book "Old Stoneface -My Autobiography."


Click the photo belowof pictures of Mrs Janet Lowe and friends.

 Provided by Angela Hall daughter of Janet Lowe. With thanks



History of Tupton's Chapel Players: Click HERE.

Tupton Tornados 2003

Tupton Tornados ‏ 2003- (Thanks to Pam Windley)

Ernest Bicnell

Ernest Roger Bicknell was a boxer born in Tupton in 1905.

Thanks to Dean Buckley

Tommy Stamp on Horse

Tommy Stamp on Horse.

Tommy a well known farmer and milk man in Tupton and Wingerworth is sat on the Horse with Margaret his daughter. Tommy's father is holding the horse and the young woman we think is Edna Haykin ( nee Westbury ) who did some work on the farm.  

t. John's Church, Tupton

Kathleen Turner front right with Harold Thorpe rear centre. Harold married Edna Turner and she and Harold built the detached house at the top of Whitehouse Farm drive which was in land presumably given them by Edna's father Herbert Turner. Harold was a joiner and undertaker and moved to Ashover.

Rebecca & Herbert Turner

Rebecca and Herbert Turner with Kathleen (then Turner) became Stamp. The Turners bought Whitehouse Farm when the Hunloke estate was sold off.  

John Madin

 John Madin who built and named Madin Street and other properties in Tupton. Lived in big stone house above Madin street  

Whitehouse Farm

Whitehouse Farm around 1955 with the opencast going on in the field operated by a Howie? Elvin?

Not sure whee this is. Any suggestions would be appreciated.  

Thanks to John Stamp and Pam Windley

Ladies night

Bertha Cantrill, Kath Elliott, Midge White, Ada Simpson.

Thanks to Gail Hamson

This was possibly taken in the New Inn. Year unknown.

Memories of Mrs M Hutchinson

Paul Elliot  my  mam  eldest  kath  youngest  gail    ten  children   no  social  lol     three  brothers  back  of  springwell  terrace   60s

Paul Elliott, his mother, eldest sister Kath and youngest Gail.

Paul and his brothers - 10 children in all.

Thanks to Paul Elliott.

Waterhouse family link

Click above for the Waterhouse Family


Click above for photos of Christmas at Tupton Methodist Church

Click above for crowning of the Tupton Methodist Church Sunday School Queen.

Click above for Methodist Chapel. Queen Victoria Rd, Flower Festival.

Mrs Molineu

Mrs Molinue who lived at number 5 Red Tile Row.

Mrs Molinue dressed as a Gypsy and attended all the Carnivals.

Thanks Valerie Roe.

Left to right Karen Cowlishaw, Steve Capewell, Katherine Wilbourne.

Katherine Wilbourne and Karen Cowlishaw.
Late 60's. Taken on the 'Top Road' as it is known to locals - this is Derby Road near the fall lane ends roundabout - the houses which stand back.

Thanks to Valerie Roe.




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