Tyne and Wear HER(2065): Tynemouth, North Pier

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    "The North Pier, Tynemouth, is a rock-faced stone pier and north shelter wall, with iron crane. A painted rendered ashlar lighthouse with a glass lantern stands at the end of the pier. The construction is of two parallel walls, connected by cross walls, filled with quarry debris and, further out to sea, concrete. It stands on a rubble foundation, up to 27feet below low water level. The pier is 2900 feet (c.900 metres) long with..."
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  • Further information

    Link: http://www.twsitelines.info/SMR/2065
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 8 years, 1 month ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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