Remember When: The River Tyne at South Shields - then and now

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    Chronicle Live, 7 May 2014, By David Morton. "...What was once a busy dry dock on a River Tyne thriving with shipbuilding and ship repair work is today the site for fashionable apartments with fine views of a much quieter river. Our main image shows Brigham & Cowan’s at South Shields, where the grain carrier Ixia was undergoing a refit in the newly opened 218m (715ft) long dry dock in the mid-1950s...."
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    Chronicle Live
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    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 5 years, 7 months ago
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