NZ3166 : Ropeworks at Willington Quay

taken 4 months ago, near to Willington, North Tyneside, Great Britain

Ropeworks at Willington Quay
Ropeworks at Willington Quay
There has been a rope works here since the 18th century. The modern factory is owned by Bridon International who produce wire ropes for industrial use. In times gone by, the quay here was used by barges.
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Date Taken
Monday, 9 March, 2020   (more nearby)
Monday, 16 March, 2020
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Suburb, Urban fringe  Industry 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3181 6649 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:59.5192N 1:30.2621W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3179 6645
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Ropeworks  Tidal Stream  Quayside 

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