Tom Phillipson
William Thomas "Tom" Phillipson (31 October 1898 – 19 November 1965) was an English footballer, who set a number of goalscoring records for Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Phillipson served in the West R...
George Hepplewhite
George Hepplewhite (1727? – June 21, 1786) was a cabinetmaker. He is regarded as having been one of the "big three" English furniture makers of the 18th century, along with Thomas Sheraton and Thomas...
Nicholas Wood
Nicholas Wood FRS (24 April 1795 – 19 December 1865) was an English colliery and steam locomotive engineer. He helped engineer and design many steps forward in both engineering and mining safety, and ...
Stan Ramsay
Stanley Hunter "Stan" Ramsay (August 10, 1904 – July 19, 1989) was a footballer and a member of the Norwich City Hall of Fame.Ryton-born Ramsay made 82 appearances for Norwich as a left-half and left-...
Howard Kendall
Howard Kendall (born 22 May 1946) is a former English footballer and manager. He is most famous for his connection to Everton, a club that he both played for and managed. He also played for Preston No...
Herbert Gustave Schmalz
Herbert Gustave Schmalz (1856–1935), who named himself Herbert Gustave Carmichael in 1918, was an English painter. He is counted among the Pre-Raphaelites.
Schmalz was born in England as the son o...
Ralph Moffitt
Ralph Lawson Moffitt (1932 – 18 October 2003) was an English professional golfer. He played in the 1961 Ryder Cup.Moffitt was born in Ryton, Tyne and Wear in 1932.Moffitt tied for first place in the 1...
Jim Mackey
James Alfred Mackey (25 November 1897 in Ryton, County Durham – 1990) was an English professional footballer as an outside-right.
Mackey joined Coventry City from Newburn Colliery, making his leag...
Andy Curran
Andrew Eltrincham "Andy" Curran (born 5 July 1898) was an English professional footballer. A centre-half or right-half, he played in the Football League for Sunderland, Blackpool and Accrington Stanl...