2007

NZ3567 : Former drydock, South Shields

taken 17 years ago, near to North Shields, North Tyneside, England

Former drydock, South Shields
Former drydock, South Shields
This was once a large drydock operated by Brigham & Cowan and capable of docking the 'supertankers' of around 35000dwt in the early 1960's. Now there are only model boats among the modern housing!

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NZ3567, 239 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
George Robinson   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Friday, 21 September, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 2 October, 2007
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 359 674 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:59.9928N 1:26.3357W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 357 675
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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