2018

NZ3756 : Brookland Road, Sunderland

taken 5 years ago, near to South Hylton, Sunderland, England

Brookland Road, Sunderland
Brookland Road, Sunderland
Brookland Road, in the suburbs of Sunderland. The road is flanked by a terrace of single-storey Sunderland cottages.

This image was taken in late October. Leaves on the tree in the centre of the image had turned golden.
Sunderland cottages

Sunderland expanded rapidly during the Victorian era, as it became a centre for coal-mining and shipbuilding. To provide housing for workers, streets of terraced bungalows were built and then sold to skilled workers who could afford to buy them. This was a different approach to many other towns and cities, hence this type of housing is called "Sunderland cottages".

Further information can be found on the Sunderland Heritage website: LinkExternal link


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NZ3756, 47 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Malc McDonald   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 27 October, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 1 November, 2018
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3762 5665 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:54.1898N 1:24.8912W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3761 5666
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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