This illustration shows a big difference between the rich and poor people. You can see the big boats owned by the rich people whilst the poor people are working. It shows how different the community of the Quayside was. Source: … Continue reading
The Sage music hall.
The Tyne Bridge was opened in 1928 and was designed to enable more access to Newcastle and Gateshead. At this time it would have represented that Newcastle was doing well. Today, it is covered in the Olympic Rings to publicise … Continue reading
22,750 vessels came to the River Tyne in one year of 1873. This is a considerably more amount of vessels compared to what we get today. Nowadays there are only about 240 a year. Date: 1873 Group: Longbenton Community College