South Hylton then & now

Have you ever wondered what South Hylton looked like in years gone by?  Then wonder no longer.  Here we have taken twenty five photographs around the village and compared them with how that place looked originally.


Click on a name below to take you to the photograph.


Paper Mill


Wesleyan Chapel


Primrose Street


Hylton Bank


P M Church


Police Station




New Road


Hylton Station


Gas House


Golden Lion Inn


Ford School


Fire Station


Ford Lodge


Ferry Landing


Ford Terrace


Chain Ferry




Ford Villa


Field House




St. Mary’s Church


Railway Inn


Sep Collins Shop


Cambria Arms


Claxheugh Cott.


Cambria Street Railway Terrace


Ford Oval


Lance Defty’s


Railway U’pass