Tyne Dock Entrance

Tyne Dock Entrance

Postby Whickham » Tue Apr 10, 2018 8:56 am

An old post card photo dated 8th June 1928.

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Photo courtesy of Kevin Blair
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Re: Tyne Dock Entrance

Postby Tynesider » Thu May 03, 2018 7:14 pm

Great old picture but it says 1846 ??
but the foy boat in the foreground have never changed much in all this time
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Re: Tyne Dock Entrance

Postby Whickham » Thu May 03, 2018 9:09 pm

The dock didn't open until 1859 so I presume the 1846 is some sort of serial number for the post card.
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Re: Tyne Dock Entrance

Postby Tynesider » Sat May 05, 2018 1:06 pm

Good thinking Dave :) OR maybe that ship was not entering and just a picture of the gates ??? seems strange
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