Fog on the Tyne

  • Description

    "Those were the days - when nobody would have envisaged a clean river, clean air, the Millennium Bridge, The Baltic, The Sage, The Queen Elizabeth Bridge and Metro, and this being a place for highly desirable hotels, apartments, Law Courts, and catering establishments. Shipping still coming almost beneath the Tyne Bridge to be discharged, with no thought of container vessels. Taken with a Box Brownie cammera. And I'd never have thought I would be taking this photo over 50 years later with a hand held device that was a telephone, torch, calculator, satellite positioning device, television and radio receiver, and much more;" Photo by Chris Morgan, 1963.
  • Owner

    Chris Morgan
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Pat Thomson
    Last modified: 7 years, 3 months ago
    Viewed: 652 times
    Picture Taken: 1963-11-00
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