Aerial View of Town Hall, South Shields, looking East

Aerial View of Town Hall, South Shields, looking East

Image Details

Title Aerial View of Town Hall, South Shields, looking East
Reference Number STH0016667
Photographer Fietscher Fotos Ltd
Town or Village South Shields
Date 1970
Original Format Black and white photograph
Period 1970s
Copyright Mudditt Family
Further Information South Shields Town Hall in the centre of the photograph before the later extension was added. The new Woodbine Estate on the top left and Westoe Colliery, top right with the old line running from the colliery to Harton Staith. Crossing that line is the old South Shields to Newcastle passenger railway line that ran round the gasometer to High Shields Station at Laygate. Westoe Cemetary on the right and the two Marine Parks are at the top of the picture.