2012

NZ3668 : North Shields Fish Market

taken 12 years ago, near to Tynemouth, North Tyneside, England

North Shields Fish Market
North Shields Fish Market
The Tynemouth RNLI North Shields Lifeboat (Severn class, 17-20, 'Spirit of Northumberland') can be seen at its mooring on the right. There have been lifeboats on the river Tyne since 1790 when the world's first purpose-built lifeboat 'Original' was stationed nearby. The RNLI established a station at Tynemouth in 1862 which has 29 volunteer crew members who come from all walks of life. Two lifeboats are in operation: the Severn class all weather lifeboat 'Spirit of Northumberland' (shown in the photo) and a D class in-shore lifeboat, 'Mark Noble'.
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Geographical Context: Coastal Business, Retail, Services City, Town centre Docks, Harbours other tags: Fish Market Lifeboat Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · River Tyne [90] · Fish Market [17] · Moored [10] · RNLI Lifeboat Station [4] · Tynemouth RNLI [2] Title Clusters: · North Shields Fish Market [2] ·
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NZ3668, 416 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Andrew Curtis   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 16 June, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 19 June, 2012
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3630 6840 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:0.5306N 1:26.0373W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3626 6838
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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