Originally posted 2017-10-04 12:48:01. Republished by Blog Post Promoter
Rudolf Abel was eventually convicted as a spy. Originally living in Benwell, Newcastle upon Tyne, Abel than moved to Eskdale Terrace, Culerocats. He lived in North Tyneside for 17 years while , allegedly, collecting whta may have been useful information from the then offshore North Tyneside Radio Station.
His father, Heirrich was, at the time living in in South America and was technically on the run from the authorities.
More tales from the crypt shortly……………