Middle Dock and Commercial Road

Middle Dock and Commercial Road

Image Details

Title Middle Dock and Commercial Road
Reference Number STH0016676
Photographer Fitscher Fotos Ltd
Town or Village South Shields
Date 1970
Original Format Black and White Photograph
Period 1970's
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Further Information Middle Docks are at the bottom with the Mill Dam to the left. Above the Mill Dam it the old Staith Buildings and the staiths with a ship in dock. Top left is the Market Square and the Town Hall with St. Hilda's Church to the right of the square. Top right is the old mineral line from St. Hilda Colliery going under Coronation Street to the staiths and the Newcastle - South Shields railway line crossing them. The old factories can be seen in Coronation Street.