Ingham Street, South Shields

Ingham Street, South Shields

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Title Ingham Street, South Shields
Reference Number STH0020023
Photographer Unknown
Town or Village South Shields
Date 7 July 1973
Original Format Black and White Photograph
Period 1970s
Copyright Shields Gazette
Further Information This photograph was take in 1938 of Ingham Street off Mile End Road just before this area was due for demolition. The tall building in the background held Sico, wholesale grocers. Mile End Road Presbyterian Church, on the left, opened in 1858. The stained glass windows, in memory of Rennoldson shipbuilding family, were transferred to St. John and St Paul's in Beach road when the church was demolished. The horse and cart in the centre of the picture look like a Rington's Tea van.