KNITTING GANSEY & SOCKS. N. SHIELDS FISH QUAY EARLY1900s
The lady on the right was my partners' Grandmother and had a fish business on the quay.
A WIDER VIEW, TYNEMOUTH & CASTLE - WITH MY SHADOW AGAIN
MOUTH OF THE WEAR AND THE NEW SOUTH PIER
MOUTH OF THE WEAR FROM ROKER PIER - END OF THE TRACKS
DARK SKIES - SEABURN & ROKER READY FOR THE ILLUMINATIONS
ROKER BEACH & PIER WITH LIGHTHOUSE
ROKER BEACH & PIER WITH LIGHTHOUSE AND NEW SOUTH PIER
The North Pier is also just in shot!
ALL THREE 'LIGHTS' ARE IN THIS VIEW PASSING THE FISH QUAY
PLEASURE CRUISE - HOLD ON TO YOUR HATS!
Between the piers - we have negotiated our turn and head back up river. Our genial commentator was about to retreat inside after bravely struggling against wind and spray!
Wild winds off the land had obviously closed the pier to the public. Although not a wild scene, we had quite a job successfully turning between the piers to return up river!
A MODERN-DAY 'ROBOTIC' NEPTUNE SURVEYS HIS DOMAIN
A wild, wilndy day in the mouth of the Tyne. 'Neptune' looks onshore towards Tynemouth Castle, Monastery and the Lifeguard Station.
TYNEMOUTHS' KNOTTS FLATS & LLOYDS JETTY FROM MID RIVER
STORMY WEATHER - THE FISH QUAY & ORIGINAL HIGH LIGHTS
Wild weather sees a large part of the North Shields fishing fleet parked up at The Fish Quay.
AUTUMN AT TYNEMOUTH CASTLE AND ABBEY #1
A view from the Castle walls looking out to sea. The Coastguard Station lies beyond the Abbey and laid-up ships out to sea.
AUTUMN AT TYNEMOUTH CASTLE AND ABBEY #2
AUTUMN AT TYNEMOUTH CASTLE AND ABBEY #3
AUTUMN AT TYNEMOUTH CASTLE AND ABBEY #4
A view of the Coastguard Station and wartime coastal defence battery.
END OF SEASON, SEABURN #1
The Hide Out Café.
END OF SEASON, SEABURN #2
Looking North to Whitburn.
END OF SEASON, SEABURN #3
And another 'laid-up' ship out to sea.
BRONZE SAND CASTLES AND FLAGS - WHITLEY BAY PROMENADE
I t was twenty minutes before I got the shot with no people in it and the Sun out!
REDUNDANT LAMP-POSTS-BY-THE-SEA, WHITLEY BAY
I had vowed never to do a picture of that THING, but it just got in the way!