EPW048790 ENGLAND (1935). Shipyards on the River Tyne, Walker, from the south-west, 1935

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Details

Title [EPW048790] Shipyards on the River Tyne, Walker, from the south-west, 1935
Reference EPW048790
Date August-1935
Link
Place name WALKER
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 429896, 565129
Longitude / Latitude -1.5328330009458, 54.979792844411
National Grid Reference NZ299651

Pins

the mid tyne ferry co ferry in my day in the 60s they were the the princess and dutchess

chris lowery
Wednesday 4th of September 2013 05:37:12 PM
Wallsend ferry landing you only paid at Hebburn so if you were canny you could ride upstream to Walker for free

chris lowery
Wednesday 4th of September 2013 05:35:51 PM
the Newcastle electric co power station the first 3phase one in the world

chris lowery
Wednesday 4th of September 2013 05:33:39 PM
old steaths of the Killingworth and Wallsend Collieries built after George and Robert Stephenson

chris lowery
Wednesday 4th of September 2013 05:32:17 PM
Swan Hunter's ship yard at Wallsend. My photo shows the yard 10 yrs later during WW2

N Dunn
Sunday 25th of August 2013 10:57:38 AM
Hebburn Ferry Landing stage. In the 1950s the landing had moved slightly up river further away from Leslies Shipyard (maybe 50 yds or more )

N Dunn
Sunday 25th of August 2013 10:53:48 AM
Hadrian Road Methodist Chapel

Geoff
Thursday 15th of August 2013 07:33:04 PM
Hadrian Road Methodist Chapel

Geoff
Thursday 15th of August 2013 07:33:04 PM

Geoff
Thursday 15th of August 2013 07:30:29 PM

Geoff
Thursday 15th of August 2013 07:29:40 PM

Geoff
Thursday 15th of August 2013 07:28:49 PM

Geoff
Thursday 15th of August 2013 07:27:55 PM
Palmers Buildings

Geoff
Thursday 15th of August 2013 07:27:04 PM
Burn Closes Bridge now replaced by new bridge

Geoff
Thursday 15th of August 2013 07:25:52 PM
Hadrian Rd Methodist Chapel

Geoff
Thursday 15th of August 2013 07:23:31 PM
Possible Leander Class Light Cruiser

NickH
Thursday 15th of August 2013 11:59:48 AM
Hebburn Palmers Ship yard

N Dunn
Monday 12th of August 2013 08:29:34 AM
A glimpse of the long gone 'Ballast Hill' in Hebburn.

N Dunn
Monday 12th of August 2013 08:28:17 AM
Bonnacord St which was at the bottom of Ellison St in Hebburn

N Dunn
Monday 12th of August 2013 08:27:28 AM
Hawthorn Leslies Ship Building yard in Hebburn

N Dunn
Monday 12th of August 2013 08:26:15 AM

User Comment Contributions

This is Wallsend rather than Walker. The shipyards which occupy most of the left of the view are the Neptune (nearer) and Wallsend (middle distance) yards of Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd. The six chimneys beyond belong to the Carville 'A' and 'B' Power Stations.

JCC
Saturday 15th of June 2013 12:18:34 AM