FIDDLERS GREEN MONUMENT, CLIFFORDS FORT, NORTH SHIELDS
The Fiddlers Green* monument is 10ft 6ins tall was designed by Sculptor Roy Lonsdale and is in honour of all those fishermen who lost their lives at sea when sailing from this port. I did a little better - just got fog!
*Fiddlers Green represented a place in 19th century folklore of endless merriment where fishermen went to after they died.
From COAST, COUNTRY & GARDEN