Mystery photos: Fresh appeal to reunite 100 lost pictures with their owner

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Mystery still surrounds a set of more than 100 images which were found on the streets of Hartlepool.

And in a fresh appeal, Hartlepool pensioner Ralph Bantoft is calling on town people to help re-unite them with their rightful owner.

We recently told how 73-year-old Ralph first found the images - some possibly dating back around 100 years - blowing down the street on a stormy winter’s night in 1969. .

Ralph rescued as many as he could and then embarked on a mission to find the owner.

But after years of searching, it proved fruitless and the photos only came back to light when Ralph did a recent search of his loft.

Here is another selection of the photos including some which cleartly show a couple in their finery from the early 1900s.

Another shows an excited child on Santa’s knee in the 1960s.

Wedding scenes, a woman and her dog and a toddler at play make up some of the others.

Can you help find the owners?

If you recognise anyone in the photos, email chris.cordner@jpress.co.uk with an explanation of your interest, and include your contact details.