Searching for berwick : 5 results found | RSS Feed for this search

Grand Parade, Cork City, Co. Cork

Description

Subjects

robertfrench | williamlawrence | lawrencecollection | lawrencephotographicstudio | thelawrencephotographcollection | glassnegative | nationallibraryofireland | cork | grandparade | fountain | horses | donkeys | asses | carts | corkcity | goatbrokeloose | sráidanchapaillbhuí | tailor | williamday | tractandbooksociety | kirkman | craik | pianos | bicyclepeddler | bicyclepedaler | cooke | berwick | berwickfountain | 1890s

License

No known copyright restrictions

Site sourced from

http://api.flickr.com/services/feeds/photos_public.gne?id=47290943@N03&lang=en-us&format=rss_200

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

Preparing to launch 'Baron Berwick' at South Shields Preparing to launch 'Baron Berwick' at South Shields

Description

Subjects

southshields | southshields | shipbuilding | shipbuilding | johnreadheadsonsltd | johnreadheadsonsltd | cargoship | cargoship | shipyard | shipyard | shiplaunches | shiplaunches | vessel | vessel | rivertyne | rivertyne | launch | launch | historic | historic | northeastengland | northeastengland | tyneside | tyneside | maritime | maritime | industry | industry | industrial | industrial | ships | ships | baronberwick | baronberwick | workers | workers | cranes | cranes | blackandwhitephotograph | blackandwhitephotograph | digitalimage | digitalimage | shipbuildingheritage | shipbuildingheritage | maritimeheritage | maritimeheritage | industrialheritage | industrialheritage | johnreadhead | johnreadhead | johnreadheadsonssouthshields | johnreadheadsonssouthshields | fascinating | fascinating | interesting | interesting | unusual | unusual | impressive | impressive | majestic | majestic | striking | striking | northeastofengland | northeastofengland | unitedkingdom | unitedkingdom | archives | archives | abstract | abstract | preparations | preparations | berth | berth | 25july1956 | 25july1956 | structure | structure | construction | construction | development | development | production | production | platform | platform | timber | timber | pile | pile | ground | ground | sky | sky | rail | rail | debris | debris | pole | pole | flag | flag | deck | deck | cabin | cabin | porthole | porthole | emblem | emblem | signage | signage | letters | letters | crane | crane | machine | machine | wire | wire | bank | bank | window | window | glass | glass | frame | frame | building | building | wall | wall | roof | roof | doorway | doorway | brick | brick | stairs | stairs | hat | hat | overalls | overalls | crease | crease | board | board

License

No known copyright restrictions

Site sourced from

http://api.flickr.com/services/feeds/photos_public.gne?id=29295370@N07&lang=en-us&format=rss_200

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

Tynemouth Castle 12th September 1917

Description

During the First World War Tynemouth Castle was a major coastal fortress and the control centre of the Tyne defences, which stretched from Sunderland to Blyth. It also served as the command base for coastal defences from Hartlepool to Berwick during World War II. Reference: TWAS: DT.GA.4.1-4 (Copyright) We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk. To purchase a hi-res copy please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk quoting the title and reference number.

Subjects

museum | twam | tyneandweararchivesandmuseums | aerialviews | aerialphotographs | tyneandwear | tyne | northeast | city | view | river | firstworldwar | tynemouthcastle | sunderland | blyth | hartlepool | berwick | worldwar2 | turner | blackwhitephotos

License

No known copyright restrictions

Site sourced from

Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums | FlickR

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

Berwick 1972

Description

Taken on a cloudy day, this image clearly shows the Elizabethan town walls and bastions. The Royal Border Railway Bridge can be seen on the right and the docks at Tweedmouth on the left. Reference: TWAS: DT.TUR.7.47 (Copyright) We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk. To purchase a hi-res copy please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk quoting the title and reference number.

Subjects

aerialviews | aerialphotographs | tyneandwear | berwick | 1972 | elizabethantownwalls | bastions | royalborderrailwaybridge | tweedmouth | museum | twam | tyneandweararchivesandmuseums | city | view | river | turner | blackwhitephotos

License

No known copyright restrictions

Site sourced from

Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums | FlickR

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata

Preparing to launch 'Baron Berwick' at South Shields

Description

View of the cargo ship 'Baron Berwick' on the berth prior to launch from the shipyard of John Readhead & Sons Ltd, South Shields, 25 July 1956 (TWAM ref. DS.RDD/4/PH/1/589/1). This set celebrates the achievements of the shipyard of John Readhead & Sons. The firm has played a significant role in the North East?s illustrious shipbuilding history and the development of South Shields. The company began in 1865 when John Readhead, a shipyard manager, entered into business with J Softley at a small yard on the Lawe at South Shields. Following the dissolution of the partnership in 1872, it continued as John Readhead & Co on the same site until 1880 when the High West Yard was purchased. After Readhead?s four sons were taken into the business in 1888 the company traded as John Readhead & Sons becoming a limited company in 1908. In 1968 the company was absorbed by the Swan Hunter Group and in 1977 became part of the nationalised British Shipbuilders. In the same year the last vessel was launched and the site was sold off in 1984. Readheads was prolific and built over 600 ships from 1865 to 1968, including 87 vessels for the Hain Steamship Company Ltd and over forty for the Strick Line Ltd. The shipyard also built four ships for the Prince Line, founded by Sir James Knott. The firm built vessels, which were involved in the major conflicts of the Twentieth Century. During the First World War they built patrol vessels and ?x? lighters (motor landing craft used in the Gallipoli campaign) for the Admiralty. During the Second World War the firm built tankers for the Normandy Landings. (Copyright) We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email archives@twmuseums.org.uk.

Subjects

southshields | shipbuilding | johnreadheadsonsltd | cargoship | shipyard | shiplaunches | vessel | rivertyne | launch | historic | northeastengland | tyneside | maritime | industry | industrial | ships | baronberwick | workers | cranes | blackandwhitephotograph | digitalimage | shipbuildingheritage | maritimeheritage | industrialheritage | johnreadhead | johnreadheadsonssouthshields | fascinating | interesting | unusual | impressive | majestic | striking | northeastofengland | unitedkingdom | archives | abstract | preparations | berth | 25july1956 | structure | construction | development | production | platform | timber | pile | ground | sky | rail | debris | pole | flag | deck | cabin | porthole | emblem | signage | letters | crane | machine | wire | bank | window | glass | frame | building | wall | roof | doorway | brick | stairs | hat | overalls | crease | board

License

No known copyright restrictions

Site sourced from

Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums | FlickR

Attribution

Click to get HTML | Click to get attribution | Click to get URL

All metadata

See all metadata