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Plan of the River Tyne, from the Ber or Mouth Thereof to the Mead of South Fields [Mapa]

Plan of the River Tyne, from the Ber or Mouth Thereof to the Mead of S...

Comprende la desembocadura del río Tyne, con los planos de las ciudades situadas en ambas orillas : Tynemouth y South Shields

map from "The River Tyne: its history and resources ... Illustrated"

map from "The River Tyne: its history and resources ... Illustrated"

This image has been taken from scan 000093 from "The River Tyne: its history and resources ... Illustrated". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the Brit... more

Postcard of a steam tug called Vigilant coming through the swing bridge in Newcastle.

Postcard of a steam tug called Vigilant coming through the swing bridg...

Reference no. DX1305/1/2 (pg 48)..This photograph was selected by Bruce Allinson as part of the 'Uncovering Archives Photography' Workshop held at Tyne and Wear Museums and Archives in November 2012. See Bruce'... more

Workers Getting Back to Work at Westoe

Workers Getting Back to Work at Westoe

Photographs taken of Westoe Colliery before closure 1993, by Les Golding...In March 1993, came the announcement that Westoe Colliery was to be closed and many of the working men there carried out their last shi... more

Stacks at Westoe Colliery

Stacks at Westoe Colliery

Photographs taken of Westoe Colliery before closure 1993, by Les Golding...In March 1993, came the announcement that Westoe Colliery was to be closed and many of the working men there carried out their last shi... more

Tracks at Westoe Colliery

Tracks at Westoe Colliery

Photographs taken of Westoe Colliery before closure 1993, by Les Golding...In March 1993, came the announcement that Westoe Colliery was to be closed and many of the working men there carried out their last shi... more

Westoe Colliery Machinery

Westoe Colliery Machinery

Photographs taken of Westoe Colliery before closure 1993, by Les Golding...In March 1993, came the announcement that Westoe Colliery was to be closed and many of the working men there carried out their last shi... more

Westoe Workers

Westoe Workers

Photographs taken of Westoe Colliery before closure 1993, by Les Golding...In March 1993, came the announcement that Westoe Colliery was to be closed and many of the working men there carried out their last shi... more

Westoe Worker

Westoe Worker

Photographs taken of Westoe Colliery before closure 1993, by Les Golding...In March 1993, came the announcement that Westoe Colliery was to be closed and many of the working men there carried out their last shi... more

Views of Westoe Colliery

Views of Westoe Colliery

Photographs taken of Westoe Colliery before closure 1993, by Les Golding...In March 1993, came the announcement that Westoe Colliery was to be closed and many of the working men there carried out their last shi... more

Westoe from a Height

Westoe from a Height

Photographs taken of Westoe Colliery before closure 1993, by Les Golding...In March 1993, came the announcement that Westoe Colliery was to be closed and many of the working men there carried out their last shi... more

Westoe Colliery View

Westoe Colliery View

Photographs taken of Westoe Colliery before closure 1993, by Les Golding...In March 1993, came the announcement that Westoe Colliery was to be closed and many of the working men there carried out their last shi... more

Get Back to Work

Get Back to Work

Photographs taken of Westoe Colliery before closure 1993, by Les Golding...In March 1993, came the announcement that Westoe Colliery was to be closed and many of the working men there carried out their last shi... more

Trucks at Westoe

Trucks at Westoe

Photographs taken of Westoe Colliery before closure 1993, by Les Golding...In March 1993, came the announcement that Westoe Colliery was to be closed and many of the working men there carried out their last shi... more

Westoe Colliery

Westoe Colliery

Photographs taken of Westoe Colliery before closure 1993, by Les Golding...In March 1993, came the announcement that Westoe Colliery was to be closed and many of the working men there carried out their last shi... more

Landscape View of Westoe Colliery

Landscape View of Westoe Colliery

Photographs taken of Westoe Colliery before closure 1993, by Les Golding...In March 1993, came the announcement that Westoe Colliery was to be closed and many of the working men there carried out their last shi... more

Workers Helmet

Workers Helmet

Photographs taken of Westoe Colliery before closure 1993, by Les Golding...In March 1993, came the announcement that Westoe Colliery was to be closed and many of the working men there carried out their last shi... more

Worker at Westoe Colliery

Worker at Westoe Colliery

Photographs taken of Westoe Colliery before closure 1993, by Les Golding...In March 1993, came the announcement that Westoe Colliery was to be closed and many of the working men there carried out their last shi... more

Westoe

Westoe

Photographs taken of Westoe Colliery before closure 1993, by Les Golding...In March 1993, came the announcement that Westoe Colliery was to be closed and many of the working men there carried out their last shi... more

View of Westoe Colliery

View of Westoe Colliery

Photographs taken of Westoe Colliery before closure 1993, by Les Golding...In March 1993, came the announcement that Westoe Colliery was to be closed and many of the working men there carried out their last shi... more

Ferry Boat - Tyne c1900

Ferry Boat - Tyne c1900

Ferry boat on the Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne...From a collection of quarter plate glass negatives of photographs taken by James William Coleby, of Willington Quay...TWAS Ref: DX1250/5..(Copyright) We're happy fo... more

View of The Tunnel Interior

View of The Tunnel Interior

The Tyne Pedestrian and Cyclist Tunnels were opened to the people of Tyneside on 24th July 1951...These two purpose-built tunnels were designed to connect Howdon in North Tyneside with Jarrow in South Tyneside ... more

Tyne Tunnels Aerial View

Tyne Tunnels Aerial View

Aerial view of the Tyne Pedestrian and Cyclist Tunnels site, before the start of the project. ..The Tyne Pedestrian and Cyclist Tunnels were opened to the people of Tyneside on 24th July 1951...These two purpos... more

Preparation of the Tyne Tunnels

Preparation of the Tyne Tunnels

The Tyne Pedestrian and Cyclist Tunnels were opened to the people of Tyneside on 24th July 1951...These two purpose-built tunnels were designed to connect Howdon in North Tyneside with Jarrow in South Tyneside ... more

Excavation of Entrance Tunnel

Excavation of Entrance Tunnel

The Tyne Pedestrian and Cyclist Tunnels were opened to the people of Tyneside on 24th July 1951...These two purpose-built tunnels were designed to connect Howdon in North Tyneside with Jarrow in South Tyneside ... more

Walking up a sloping street

Walking up a sloping street

This photograph is from the Robert Hope collection ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/sets/72157628290550507/ ) ...Robert Hope was a resident of Newcastle upon Tyne. In the early 1970s he took out a bank ... more

Demolished street by the River Tyne

Demolished street by the River Tyne

This photograph is from the Robert Hope collection ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/sets/72157628290550507/ ) ...Robert Hope was a resident of Newcastle upon Tyne. In the early 1970s he took out a bank ... more

Under the bridge

Under the bridge

This photograph is from the Robert Hope collection ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/sets/72157628290550507/ ) ...Robert Hope was a resident of Newcastle upon Tyne. In the early 1970s he took out a bank ... more

Baltic Flour Mills, Gateshead, 1949

Baltic Flour Mills, Gateshead, 1949

Aerial view of the Baltic Flour Mills, Gateshead nearing completion, August 1949 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/3294C). The mills were built for Rank Hovis and opened in 1950. The mills closed in the early 1980s and only... more

Bridges over the River Tyne, 1952

Bridges over the River Tyne, 1952

Aerial view of the bridges of the River Tyne, August 1952 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/8597A)...(Copyright) We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Arch... more

From Jarrow to the Sea, 1973

From Jarrow to the Sea, 1973

Aerial view along the River Tyne from Jarrow to the North Sea, June 1973 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/61779B)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. These images wer... more

Hebburn from the air, 1973

Hebburn from the air, 1973

Aerial view of Hebburn, June 1973 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/61779E)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. These images were captured by the Newcastle-based photo... more

Hebburn from the air, 1973

Hebburn from the air, 1973

Aerial view of Hebburn, June 1973 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/61779D)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. These images were captured by the Newcastle-based photo... more

Iron Ore Quay, Tyne Dock, 1962

Iron Ore Quay, Tyne Dock, 1962

Aerial view of the Iron Ore Quay, Tyne Dock, July 1962 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/29586E)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. These images were captured by the ... more

Jarrow from above, 1973

Jarrow from above, 1973

Aerial view of Jarrow, June 1973 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/61779A)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. These images were captured by the Newcastle-based photog... more

Tyne Dock Engineering Co, South Shields, 1962

Tyne Dock Engineering Co, South Shields, 1962

Aerial view of Tyne Dock Engineering Co, South Shields, August 1962 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/29719B)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. These images were cap... more

Aerial view of Reyrolle factory, Hebburn, 1962

Aerial view of Reyrolle factory, Hebburn, 1962

Aerial view of Reyrolle premises, Hebburn, April 1962 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/28798F)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. These images were captured by the N... more

Mouth of the River Tyne, 1949

Mouth of the River Tyne, 1949

Aerial view of the mouth of the River Tyne, May 1949 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/2911C). You can see two other views from the same flight in the following set www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/sets/72157636582599655/ ( ht... more

View of Jarrow looking east, 1957

View of Jarrow looking east, 1957

Aerial view of Jarrow, July 1957 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/18190A)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. These images were captured by the Newcastle-based photog... more

South Shields Town Centre, 1962

South Shields Town Centre, 1962

Aerial view of South Shields ferry landing and Town Centre, September 1962 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/29849B). The image also shows the ship repair yard of Brigham & Cowan in the foreground...Tyne & Wear Archives is p... more

Middle Docks and Engineering Company, South Shields, 1962

Middle Docks and Engineering Company, South Shields, 1962

Aerial view of the premises of the Middle Docks and Engineering Company Ltd, South Shields, July 1962 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/29539C). The firm were engineers and ship repairers...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to p... more

Aerial view of South Shields, 1950

Aerial view of South Shields, 1950

Aerial view of South Shields, July 1950 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/5148B)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. These images were captured by the Newcastle-based ... more

Work in progress on the Tyne Tunnel, Jarrow, 1963

Work in progress on the Tyne Tunnel, Jarrow, 1963

Aerial view of progress with the Tyne Tunnel at Jarrow, August 1963 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/31934A)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. These images were cap... more

Mercantile Dry Dock Co Ltd, Jarrow, 1950

Mercantile Dry Dock Co Ltd, Jarrow, 1950

Ship repair yard of Mercantile Dry Dock Co Ltd, Jarrow, March 1950 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/4399C)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. These images were captu... more

Mercantile Dry Dock Co Ltd, Jarrow, 1950

Mercantile Dry Dock Co Ltd, Jarrow, 1950

Ship repair yard of Mercantile Dry Dock Co Ltd, Jarrow, March 1950 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/4399A)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. These images were captu... more

Shipyard of John Readhead & Sons, 1950

Shipyard of John Readhead & Sons, 1950

Aerial view of the shipyard of John Readhead & Sons Ltd, South Shields, April 1950 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/4549D)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. These i... more

Shipyard of John Readhead & Sons, 1950

Shipyard of John Readhead & Sons, 1950

Aerial view of the shipyard of John Readhead & Sons Ltd, South Shields, April 1950 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/4549A)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. These i... more

Aerial view of South Shields looking north, 1970

Aerial view of South Shields looking north, 1970

Aerial view of South Shields taken by Turners Ltd, June 1970 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/56932A)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. These images were captured b... more

Hawthorn Leslie shipyard, Hebburn, 1957

Hawthorn Leslie shipyard, Hebburn, 1957

Aerial view of the shipyard of Hawthorn Leslie, Hebburn, taken by Turners Ltd, June 1957 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/17959F)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. ... more

Ship repair yard of Palmers Hebburn, 1953

Ship repair yard of Palmers Hebburn, 1953

Aerial view of the Palmers ship repair yard, Hebburn, taken by Turners Ltd, May 1953 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/9957C). The yard was owned by Vickers Armstrong Ltd...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series o... more

Ship repair yard of Palmers Hebburn, 1953

Ship repair yard of Palmers Hebburn, 1953

Aerial view of the Palmers ship repair yard, Hebburn, taken by Turners Ltd, May 1953 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/9957B). The yard was owned by Vickers Armstrong Ltd...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series o... more

Ship repair yard of Brigham & Cowan, 1962

Ship repair yard of Brigham & Cowan, 1962

Aerial view of the ship repair yard of Brigham & Cowan, South Shields, taken by Turners Ltd, July 1962 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/29538E)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of So... more

Ship repair yard of Brigham & Cowan, 1962

Ship repair yard of Brigham & Cowan, 1962

Aerial view of the ship repair yard of Brigham & Cowan, South Shields, taken by Turners Ltd, July 1962 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/29538A)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of So... more

Aerial view of Jarrow, 1963

Aerial view of Jarrow, 1963

Aerial view of Jarrow taken by Turners Ltd, May 1963 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/31379J)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. These images were captured by the Ne... more

Aerial view of Jarrow, 1963

Aerial view of Jarrow, 1963

Aerial view of Jarrow taken by Turners Ltd, May 1963 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/31379G)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. These images were captured by the Ne... more

Aerial view of Jarrow, 1963

Aerial view of Jarrow, 1963

Aerial view of Jarrow taken by Turners Ltd, May 1963 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/31379F)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a series of aerial photographs of South Tyneside. These images were captured by the Ne... more

The tanker 'Tynefield' ready for launch

The tanker 'Tynefield' ready for launch

Aerial view of the tanker 'Tynefield' ready for launch from the shipyard of Hawthorn Leslie, Hebburn, 25 March 1952 (TWAM ref. 2931/43)...This image is taken from an album produced by the world famous shipbuild... more

Launch of the ferry ‘Superflex Bravo’

Launch of the ferry ‘Superflex Bravo’

View of the roll-on / roll-off ferry ‘Superflex Bravo’ after its launch by North East Shipbuilders, Southwick Yard, 10 August 1987 (TWAM ref. DS.NES/4/PH/1/1)...Tyne & Wear Archives is proud to present a select... more

The Remains of HMS Kelly

The Remains of HMS Kelly

This photograph shows the remains of the H.M.S. Kelly arriving on the River Tyne following its severe Torpedo incident ..Reference: 2931-Unlisted..This image is taken from an album produced by the world famous ... more

Newcastle upon Tyne Quayside, 1950

Newcastle upon Tyne Quayside, 1950

Aerial view of the Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne, March 1950 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/4402)...(Copyright) We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Ar... more

Tyne Bridge and Swing Bridge from Newcastle, 1963

Tyne Bridge and Swing Bridge from Newcastle, 1963

A view of the Tyne Bridge and the Swing Bridge from the Castle Keep, Newcastle upon Tyne, August 1963 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/31921L)...Tyne & Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the Newcastle-based... more

The Guildhall, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1958

The Guildhall, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1958

View of the Guildhall, Newcastle upon Tyne and the surrounding area, April 1958 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/4/976/6). It also shows a train crossing the High Level Bridge in the background...Tyne & Wear Archives presents... more

Double bottoms near completion

Double bottoms near completion

Double bottoms near completion of ‘Nicola’, the first SD14 to be built by Austin & Pickersgill, 23 October 1967 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/51703B)...This set celebrates the ‘Nicola’, the first in a long line of standa... more

Launch party of HMS Zulu

Launch party of HMS Zulu

Launch party of HMS Zulu, launched by the shipyard of Hawthorn Leslie, 16 September 1909 (TWAM ref. 4923/1). All the people in the photo look like they need cheering up!..HMS Zulu was a Tribal Class destroyer. ... more

Launch party of HMS Jackal

Launch party of HMS Jackal

Launch party of HMS Jackal, launched at the Hebburn shipyard of Hawthorn Leslie, 9 September 1911 (TWAM ref. 4923/2)...HMS Jackal was an Acheron-class destroyer and during the First World War took part in the B... more

Newcastle Quayside, 1961

Newcastle Quayside, 1961

View of men working at the Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne, June 1961 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/26901B)...Tyne & Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the Newcastle-based photographers Turners Ltd...The fi... more

The Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1961

The Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1961

View along Newcastle upon Tyne Quayside, June 1961 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/26897A). You can also see the Baltic Flour Mills, Gateshead...Tyne & Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the Newcastle-based... more

Atmospheric view of the Tyne Bridge, 1959

Atmospheric view of the Tyne Bridge, 1959

View of the Tyne Bridge, November 1959 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/4/1302B)...Tyne & Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the Newcastle-based photographers Turners Ltd...The firm had an excellent reputation... more

Unloading at the Quayside, 1957

Unloading at the Quayside, 1957

Discharging a ship at the Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne, September 1957 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/4/871)...Tyne & Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the Newcastle-based photographers Turners Ltd...The f... more

The Tyne Bridge from Gateshead, 1960

The Tyne Bridge from Gateshead, 1960

View of the Tyne Bridge from Gateshead Quays, July 1960 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/4/1489D)...For another magnificent view of the Tyne Bridge taken on the same day from Newcastle Quayside see www.flickr.com/photos/twm_n... more

Tyne Bridge, 1960

Tyne Bridge, 1960

View of the Tyne Bridge from the Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne, July 1960 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/4/1489A)...For another great view of the Tyne Bridge taken on the same day from Gateshead Quays see www.flickr.com/pho... more

Lowering a Valentine tank on to its track

Lowering a Valentine tank on to its track

Valentine Tank being lowered on to its track in the Tank Shop, Elswick Works, Newcastle upon Tyne, 21 September 1942 (TWAM ref. DX1529/1)...‘Workshop of the World’ is a phrase often used to describe Britain’s m... more

Coastal Defence Mounting at the Scotswood Works

Coastal Defence Mounting at the Scotswood Works

8 inch Coastal Defence Mounting in 12 Shop, Scotswood Works, Newcastle upon Tyne, 11 June 1942 (TWAM ref. DX1529/1)...‘Workshop of the World’ is a phrase often used to describe Britain’s manufacturing dominance... more

Inside 5 Shop, Elswick Works

Inside 5 Shop, Elswick Works

View of guns under construction in 5 Shop, Elswick Works, Newcastle upon Tyne, 27 July 1942 (TWAM ref. DX1529/1). Includes 5.118 inch guns for Russia and 4 inch guns for the Admiralty...‘Workshop of the World’ ... more

Fitting breech blocks at the Elswick Works

Fitting breech blocks at the Elswick Works

Women workers fitting breech blocks in 5 Shop, Elswick Works, Newcastle upon Tyne, 2 December 1942 (TWAM ref. DX1529/1)...‘Workshop of the World’ is a phrase often used to describe Britain’s manufacturing domin... more

Valentine Tanks on the Assembly Line

Valentine Tanks on the Assembly Line

Valentine Tanks on the Assembly Line in the Tank Shop, Elswick Works, Newcastle upon Tyne, 28 September 1942 (TWAM ref. DX1529/1)...‘Workshop of the World’ is a phrase often used to describe Britain’s manufactu... more

Valentine Tank ready for delivery

Valentine Tank ready for delivery

View of a 6-pdr. Valentine Tank on a truck ready for delivery, inside the Tank Shop, Elswick Works, Newcastle upon tyne, 21 September 1942 (TWAM ref. DX1529/1)...‘Workshop of the World’ is a phrase often used t... more

3.7” anti-aircraft gun at the Scotswood Works

3.7” anti-aircraft gun at the Scotswood Works

View of a 3.7” anti-aircraft gun on mobile mounting, ready for despatch outside 12 Shop, Scotswood Works, Newcastle upon Tyne, 30 June 1942 (TWAM ref. DX1529/1)...‘Workshop of the World’ is a phrase often used ... more

Shervick Tractors at the Elswick Works

Shervick Tractors at the Elswick Works

View of Shervick Tractors inside 136 Shop, Elswick Works, Newcastle upon Tyne, April 1948 (TWAM ref. 1027/269). These tractors were manufactured by Vickers after the Second World War, using Sherman tanks, which... more

Repairing locomotives at the Scotswood Works

Repairing locomotives at the Scotswood Works

Carrying our repairs to locomotives in 12 Shop, Scotswood Works, Newcastle upon Tyne, April 1948 (TWAM ref. 1027/269)...‘Workshop of the World’ is a phrase often used to describe Britain’s manufacturing dominan... more

Elswick Shipyard, 1885

Elswick Shipyard, 1885

View of Elswick Shipyard, 1885 (TWAM ref. 696/5). This appears to show the Austrian cruiser ‘Panther’ ready for launch. The photograph seems to have been taken from the King's Meadow, an island in the middle of... more

Wartime medical equipment at the Elswick Works

Wartime medical equipment at the Elswick Works

View of Dr Clarkson and a colleague, wearing wartime medical equipment at the Elswick Works, Newcastle upon Tyne, 25 November 1940 (TWAM ref. 1027/neg15299). Dr Clarkson is ‘armed’ with a wartime medical belt, ... more

Amphibious Tank on the River Tyne

Amphibious Tank on the River Tyne

View of an amphibious tank on the River Tyne, c1932...‘Workshop of the World’ is a phrase often used to describe Britain’s manufacturing dominance during the Nineteenth Century. It’s also a very apt description... more

Man cages manufactured by Vickers Armstrong

Man cages manufactured by Vickers Armstrong

View of man cages manufactured at the Elswick Works, Newcastle upon Tyne, April 1936 (TWAM ref. 1027/5178)...‘Workshop of the World’ is a phrase often used to describe Britain’s manufacturing dominance during t... more