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Norman Cross Hotel

Some wonderful period vehicles outside a busy Norman Cross Hotel in the 1920s.

Norman Cross Hotel (c.1906)

The Norman Cross Hotel pictured around 1906 with the A15 London road on the right and the A1 Great North Road running from the foot of the image and to the left of the hotel.

Norman Cross Motel/Hotel

Two nice images showing the old Norman Cross Motel/Hotel – date unknown.

[Photos: Charrington Brewery]

Norman Cross Motel

The Norman Cross Motel at the A15 / A1 junction – date unknown. This roundhouse building is incorporated into today’s Holiday Inn on the same site (2016).

[Photo: Charrington Brewery]

Norman Cross Hotel

An undated image showing the Norman Cross Hotel that used to sit on the junction of what is now the A1 (Great North Road) and A15 (London Road).

Norman Cross A1 Road Construction

Construction of the dual carriageway A1 at Norman Cross.

Norman Cross snowstorm (1916)

The aftermath of a snowstorm on the Great North Road at Norman Cross in 1916 as hardy men set about removing what look like collapsed telegraph poles.

Norman Cross Hotel

An undated image of Norman Cross Hotel which sat on the junction of the Great North Road (now A1) and London Road (now A15).

Motorbike on Great North Road (c.1946)

Dennis Thompson on photographer Harold Burleigh ‘Charlie’ Thompson’s bike on the Great North Road around 1946-1947.

Image courtesy of Marcus Thompson from the Harold Burleigh Thompson collection

RAC Scout – Norman Cross (1925)

The resident RAC Scout at Norman Cross in July 1925.

Image courtesy of Marcus Thompson from the Harold Burleigh Thompson collection