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Wearmouth Bridge, Sunderland

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postcard | sunderland | bridges | tram | civilengineering | northeastengland | 1930s | wearside | wearmouthbridge | unitedkingdom | postcards | c1930 | insight | glimpse | development | construction | structure | bridge | crossing | text | signage | drewsliversalt | vessel | deck | cabin | cargo | board | pile | pole | shadow | daylight | passage | river | lightpost | road | pedestrians | walking | pavement | slope | bank | stairs | rail | transportation | industrialheritage | maritimeheritage | abstract | sky | cloud | grain | blur | mark | debris | digitalimage | blackandwhitephotograph | archives | buildings | wall | roof | chimney | trolleybus | publictransport | services | people | economy | infrastructure | business | cap | fabric | crease | vehicle | wheel | wire | cable | fascinating | interesting

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St James Park, Newcastle upon Tyne

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newcastleunited | sunderlandafc | stjamespark | newcastleupontyne | sunderland | football | sport | footballground | crowd | players | facup | postcard | snow | socialhistory | game | competition | northeastofengland | unitedkingdom | postcards | audience | spectator | referee | groundsperson | goal | ground | mark | grain | blur | tree | path | picturepostcard | facupquarterfinal | 6march1909 | insight | glimpse | daylight | sky | land | debris | slope | standing | watching | flag | pole | building | fence | barrier | roof | wall | shelter | handwriting | label | englishcup | 4thround | newcastlevsunderland | gateshead | trank | light | surreal | unusual | fascinating | interesting | compelling | digitalimage | blackandwhitephotograph | archives | branch | coat | back | hat | winter | cold | followers | team | player

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Lord Mayor's Holiday Camp at Amble

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johngrantham | lordmayor | newcastleupontyne | 1930s | northeastengland | amble | northumberland | holidaycamp | children | violetgrantham | ladymayoress | visit | lordmayorsholidaycamp | servingthecity | 9august1937 | blackandwhitephotograph | socialhistory | digitalimage | archives | northeastofengland | unitedkingdom | service | duty | documentation | cityofnewcastleupontyne | sheriff | 19241925 | 19361937 | blyth | 1877 | cinemaproprietor | 1912 | citycouncil | alderman | 1932 | insight | view | glimpse | fascinating | interesting | engaging | unusual | industry | 2016 | 800thanniversary | newcastlesmayoraltyandburgesses | daylight | shadow | grass | land | debris | speaker | building | stair | window | doorway | door | frame | glass | table | cloth | crease | gathering | ceremony | uniform | hat | decoration | necklace | feather | robe | boys | men | women | dress | coat

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Passionate Edwardians

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postcard | edwardian | kissing | passion | passionate | embrace | flowers | tenderness | sensual | racy | tender | digitalimage | blackandwhitephotograph | holes | mark | blur | tear | colour | earlytwentiethcentury | socialhistory | handwriting | text | transcription | romantic | emotional | poignant | interesting | unusual | fascinating | insight | portrait | archives | postcards | inscription | love | vase | carpet | floor | interior | room | wall | frame | window | glass | curtain | furnishings | box | cloth | bed | necklace | dress | suit | shirt | immaculate | pocket | plate | grain | cabinet | light | dark | crease | puncture | northeastofengland | unitedkingdom | man | woman | tie | ribbon | hair

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St James Park, Newcastle upon Tyne

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This is a picture postcard of St James Park, Newcastle upon Tyne during the FA Cup quarterfinal between Newcastle United and Sunderland AFC, 6 March 1909 (TWAM ref. DX670/2/1). The postcard is unused. This set celebrates the many postcards in our collections. The people, places and events they show can give us an insight into the past, documenting the landscape, the fashions, the way we lived. Some postcards are unused but others tell us something about the people who bought them, through the messages they wrote. They can give us a fascinating glimpse into people?s lives. (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.

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newcastleunited | sunderlandafc | stjamespark | newcastleupontyne | sunderland | football | sport | footballground | crowd | players | facup | postcard | snow | socialhistory | game | competition | northeastofengland | unitedkingdom | postcards | audience | spectator | referee | groundsperson | goal | ground | mark | grain | blur | tree | path | picturepostcard | facupquarterfinal | 6march1909 | insight | glimpse | daylight | sky | land | debris | slope | standing | watching | flag | pole | building | fence | barrier | roof | wall | shelter | handwriting | label | englishcup | 4thround | newcastlevsunderland | gateshead | trank | light | surreal | unusual | fascinating | interesting | compelling | digitalimage | blackandwhitephotograph | archives | branch | coat | back | hat | winter | cold | followers | team | player

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Lord Mayor's Holiday Camp at Amble

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John Grantham, Lord Mayor of Newcastle upon Tyne and Violet Grantham, Lady Mayoress, visiting the Lord Mayor's Holiday Camp at Amble, Northumberland, 9 August 1937 (TWAM ref. DF.GRA/5/3). These images belong to a series of albums documenting John Grantham?s service to the City of Newcastle upon Tyne as its Sheriff 1924-1925 and its Lord Mayor 1936-1937. John Grantham was born in Blyth in 1877 and became a cinema proprietor in Newcastle. He was elected to the City Council in 1912 and became an alderman in 1932. The albums give us an interesting insight into the duties of Lord Mayor and Sheriff as well as a fascinating picture of the times. 2016 is the 800th anniversary of the creation of Newcastle's Mayoralty and Burgesses. (Copyright) We're happy for you to share these digital images 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.

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johngrantham | lordmayor | newcastleupontyne | 1930s | northeastengland | amble | northumberland | holidaycamp | children | violetgrantham | ladymayoress | visit | lordmayorsholidaycamp | servingthecity | 9august1937 | blackandwhitephotograph | socialhistory | digitalimage | archives | northeastofengland | unitedkingdom | service | duty | documentation | cityofnewcastleupontyne | sheriff | 19241925 | 19361937 | blyth | 1877 | cinemaproprietor | 1912 | citycouncil | alderman | 1932 | insight | view | glimpse | fascinating | interesting | engaging | unusual | industry | 2016 | 800thanniversary | newcastlesmayoraltyandburgesses | daylight | shadow | grass | land | debris | speaker | building | stair | window | doorway | door | frame | glass | table | cloth | crease | gathering | ceremony | uniform | hat | decoration | necklace | feather | robe | boys | men | women | dress | coat

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Progress continues on the cargo ship ?Northbank?

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Progress continues on the ?Northbank? at the shipyard of William Doxford & Sons, Sunderland, 1 November 1956 (TWAM ref. DS.DOX/4/PH/1/819/1/9). This album documents the construction of the cargo ship ?Northbank? by the famous shipbuilding firm William Doxford & Sons at its Pallion yard, Sunderland. Most of these images are progress photographs, taken a week apart between September 1956 and January 1957 from approximately the same spot. They give a fascinating insight into how the vessel was built. (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.

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williamdoxfordandsonsltd | pallion | sunderland | shipbuilding | shipyard | industry | industrial | hull | construction | northbank | ship | vessel | riverwear | wearside | cargoship | sideframes | northeastengland | progressphotograph | blackandwhitephotograph | progression | industrialheritage | builtinsunderland | structure | development | platform | production | unitedkingdom | shipbuildingheritage | maritimeheritage | abstract | archives | documentation | deck | rail | components | river | back | land | daylight | grain | debris | mark | blur | water | pile | containers | transportation | williamdoxfordsons | 1november1956 | cargo | pallionyard | september1956andjanuary1957 | fascinating | impressive | insight | view | glimpse | unusual | interesting | sky | glare | beam | rope | label | number | letter | identification | frame | panel | shape | curve | stairs | building | wall | roof

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Queen Alexandra Bridge, Sunderland nearing completion

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Postcard showing the Queen Alexandra Bridge, Sunderland in the latter stages of construction, 1909 (TWAM ref. DX557/1). This postcard is addressed to Mr & Mrs Wm Harkness, 15 Derwent Terrace, Washington Station, Washington and postmarked 6 May 1909. The message has been transcribed below: ?21 Cleveland Road Dear Mr & Mrs Harkness, I am almost ashamed to write to you after sending me that kind invitation but I will not be very long in coming to see you all. I am still with nursing the gentleman at Roker love to you both Nurse? This set celebrates the many postcards in our collections. The people, places and events they show can give us an insight into the past, documenting the landscape, the fashions, the way we lived. Some postcards are unused but others tell us something about the people who bought them, through the messages they wrote. They can give us a fascinating glimpse into people?s lives. (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.

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queenalexandrabridge | sunderland | wearside | bridges | civilengineering | construction | postcard | edwardian | northeastengland | bridge | architecture | design | artanddesign | industrialheritage | industry | abstract | digitalimage | blackandwhitephotograph | fascinating | interesting | unusual | northeastofengland | unitedkingdom | archives | development | structure | frame | crane | sky | road | newbridgeapproachfromsunderlandside | buildings | wall | roof | window | door | shelter | crossing | fence | stone | stairs | rail | person | seated | post | wire | daylight | blur | grain | mark | postcards | 1909 | inscription | handwriting | insight | socialhistory | land | landscape | observer

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Zeppelin raid on Blyth, 14 April 1915

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Postcard of a Zeppelin raid on Blyth, 14 April 1915. The event took place but the airship has been inserted into the picture and the image is a fake (TWAM ref. 517/32). The postcard is addressed to Mr Liddle, Sanatorium, Barrasford, North Tyne, Northumberland and is postmarked 21 August 1915. The message has been transcribed below exactly as written: ?Dear Pal, I write these few lines hoping to find you in good health as I am the same. Give my love to all the lads. I hope you are keeping well and will soon be on the runnen track again as you are not a bad sprinter so that all at presant from your loving Pal pitmen?. This set celebrates the many postcards in our collections. The people, places and events they show can give us an insight into the past, documenting the landscape, the fashions, the way we lived. Some postcards are unused but others tell us something about the people who bought them, through the messages they wrote. They can give us a fascinating glimpse into people?s lives. (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.

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firstworldwar | blyth | northumberland | worldwar1 | zeppelin | airship | postcard | northeastengland | blackandwhitephotograph | digitalimage | mark | grain | archives | postcards | unitedkingdom | zeppelinraid | 14april1915 | ww1 | event | buildings | fakepicture | imagemanipulation | mrliddle | inscription | handwriting | dearpal | socialhistory | landscape | glimpse | land | insight | documentation | message | street | business | economy | consumerism | signage | shelter | fabric | crease | chimney | vent | window | display | glass | gutter | road | pavement | debris | tear | blur | cap | attentive | distracted | standing | pedestrian | wheel | industry | apron | bridge | crossing | curve | coat | pocket | interesting | unusual | uk | fascinating | surreal | abstract | child | man | woman | transportation

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The Tyne Bridge under construction

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A view along Newcastle Quayside showing the Tyne Bridge under construction, 9 February 1928 (TWAM ref. DX57/1/31). The postcard is unused. This set celebrates the many postcards in our collections. The people, places and events they show can give us an insight into the past, documenting the landscape, the fashions, the way we lived. Some postcards are unused but others tell us something about the people who bought them, through the messages they wrote. They can give us a fascinating glimpse into people?s lives. (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.

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postcard | newcastleupontyne | tynebridge | quayside | swingbridge | highlevelbridge | tyneside | northeastengland | bridges | civilengineering | industrialheritage | industry | construction | development | structure | components | northeastofengland | unitedkingdom | bridge | crossing | newcastlequayside | 9february1928 | postcards | digitalimage | blackandwhitephotograph | archives | city | urban | insight | glimpse | land | thenewtynebridge | fascinating | impressive | interesting | unusual | crane | sky | road | buildings | vessel | chimney | smoke | rail | mark | grain | blur | bar | vent | cylinder | horse | cart | boxes | containers | fence | vehicle | wheel | transportation | signage | business | infrastructure | lightpost | wire | rope | cloth | crease | people | walking | wall | roof | window | display | frame | curtain | glass

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Jarrow Ladies Fire Brigade, 1916

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A postcard of the Jarrow Ladies Fire Brigade taken during the First World War in 1916 (TWAM ref. 5625). The postcard is unused. This set celebrates the many postcards in our collections. The people, places and events they show can give us an insight into the past, documenting the landscape, the fashions, the way we lived. Some postcards are unused but others tell us something about the people who bought them, through the messages they wrote. They can give us a fascinating glimpse into people?s lives. (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.

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postcard | tyneside | jarrow | northeastengland | firebrigade | firstworldwar | ww1 | women | ladies | womenshistory | firemen | firewomen | firefighter | postcards | socialhistory | blackandwhitephotograph | whiteoutline | digitalimage | archives | unitedkingdom | worldwarone | wartime | jarrowladiesfirebrigade | 1916 | glimpse | insight | fascinating | interesting | unusual | hats | uniform | button | gathering | standing | seated | building | brick | wall | window | frame | glass | ground | debris | board | chalk | handwriting | hose | axe | leather | helmet | cap | emblem | decoration | belt | handle | components | opening | vent | tear | grain | mark | timber | badge | men | moustache | striking | container | blouse | dress | buckle | shoe | shine | strap | attentive | distracted

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Mixture passing through the ovens at Wright's Biscuits

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turners | photography | southshields | biscuits | factory | ovens | workers | tyneside | northeastengland | wrightsbiscuits | socialhistory | industrialheritage | abstract | industry | unitedkingdom | fascinating | engaging | interesting | unusual | digitalimage | blackandwhitephotograph | oven | production | interior | room | biscuitmixture | productionline | wrightsbiscuitsfactory | southtyneside | business | premises | product | consumerism | shelf | boxes | covering | tray | woman | worker | attentive | glasses | uniform | darkness | standing | glimpse | view | insight | newcastleupontyne | property | grain | components | artificiallight | shade | floor | wall | clock | digit | hand | crease | mark | pipe | mechanical | machine | working | conscientious | glare | bracelet | vicarsgasoven | sign | label | letter | plate | manufacturing | processwork | processing

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Albert Edward Dock 14.9.1917

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Albert Edward Dock, North Shields 14th September 1917 This image is taken from a glass plate in the Gladstone Adams collection. Adams was a noted commercial photographer and served in the Royal Flying Corps during the First World War. 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.

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albertedwarddocks | northshields | 1917 | firstworldwar | adams | royalflyingcorps | twam | museums | aerialviews | aerialphotographs | tyneandwear | turner | blackandwhitephotograph | digitalimage | archives | northeastofengland | unitedkingdom | aerialphotograph | 14thseptember1917 | land | water | gladstoneadamscollection | commercialphotographer | ww1 | worldwarone | wartime | england | bank | buildings | ships | river | label | date | grain | mark | debris | road | vehicle | blur | transportation | industrialheritage | industry | maritimeheritage | construction | development | progress | progression | shipbuildingheritage | abstract | documentation | glassplate | passage | infrastructure | rail | unusual | fascinating | interesting | insight | view | glimpse

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Newcastle Central Station

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newcastleupontyne | centralstation | railways | castlekeep | tyneside | northeastengland | rail | transportation | 1930s | postcard | newcastlecentralstation | c1930s | industrialheritage | socialhistory | abstract | digitalimage | sepiaphotograph | glimpse | view | insight | railway | service | buildings | city | sky | grain | mark | blur | unitedkingdom | thelargestrailwaycrossing | label | identification | documentation | infrastructure | construction | development | structure | signage | letters | wall | roof | window | frame | glass | church | chimney | brick | ground | debris | shadow | daylight | land | post | road | vehicle | pavement | fascinating | interesting | unusual | archives | train | smoke | platform | signal | sign | pedestrian | garden | vegetation | carriage | economy | industry

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Northbank's main deck progressing well

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williamdoxfordandsonsltd | pallion | sunderland | shipbuilding | shipyard | industry | industrial | hull | construction | northbank | ship | vessel | riverwear | wearside | cargoship | bulkheads | maindeck | northeastengland | builtinsunderland | unitedkingdom | industrialheritage | shipbuildingheritage | maritimeheritage | abstract | documentation | digitalimage | archives | blackandwhitephotograph | progress | progression | progressphotographs | sky | daylight | structure | platform | rail | deck | production | work | transportation | 6december1956 | label | date | pallionyard | insight | glimpse | fascinating | interesting | surreal | unusual | beam | water | land | debris | blur | grain | mark | components | building | cabin | pile | parts

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Palmer's Shipyard, Jarrow

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jarrow | palmersshipyard | cranes | shipbuilding | rivertyne | tyneside | industry | industrial | palmersshipbuildingironcompany | industrialheritage | shipbuildingheritage | maritimeheritage | archives | documentation | abstract | digitalimage | postcard | postcards | early20thcentury | yard | shipyard | gantrycranes | insight | glimpse | label | buildings | land | sky | machinery | wall | roof | post | grain | blur | debris | components | sepiaphotograph | landscape | chain | cord | cog | tin | sheet | gutter | worker | standing | cap | shirt | unusual | fascinating | interesting | compelling | northeastofengland | unitedkingdom | letter | number | identification | timber | pile | ground | palmers | vast

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Wearmouth Bridge, Sunderland

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Postcard of the Wearmouth Bridge, Sunderland, c1930 (TWAM ref. DF.ATK/16/16/1). The postcard is unused. This set celebrates the many postcards in our collections. The people, places and events they show can give us an insight into the past, documenting the landscape, the fashions, the way we lived. Some postcards are unused but others tell us something about the people who bought them, through the messages they wrote. They can give us a fascinating glimpse into people?s lives. (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.

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postcard | sunderland | bridges | tram | civilengineering | northeastengland | 1930s | wearside | wearmouthbridge | unitedkingdom | postcards | c1930 | insight | glimpse | development | construction | structure | bridge | crossing | text | signage | drewsliversalt | vessel | deck | cabin | cargo | board | pile | pole | shadow | daylight | passage | river | lightpost | road | pedestrians | walking | pavement | slope | bank | stairs | rail | transportation | industrialheritage | maritimeheritage | abstract | sky | cloud | grain | blur | mark | debris | digitalimage | blackandwhitephotograph | archives | buildings | wall | roof | chimney | trolleybus | publictransport | services | people | economy | infrastructure | business | cap | fabric | crease | vehicle | wheel | wire | cable | fascinating | interesting

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Passionate Edwardians

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A rather racy postcard from the early twentieth century (TWAM ref. 5625). The postcard is addressed to Mr G. Sowerby, 24 Simpson St, Felling-on-Tyne and postmarked 11 October 1912. The message on the back is transcribed below. ?Dear George, Many thanks for letter, you will think I am a very long time in writing to you. How is George I sent him a card about a fortnight since & he has never answered it. You wouldn?t do that I am sure. Write soon and let me know how all the bhoys are getting on Annie xxxxxxxxxxx How does this card suit It?s rather nice isn?t it. Bow wow? This set celebrates the many postcards in our collections. The people, places and events they show can give us an insight into the past, documenting the landscape, the fashions, the way we lived. Some postcards are unused but others tell us something about the people who bought them, through the messages they wrote. They can give us a fascinating glimpse into people?s lives. (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.

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postcard | edwardian | kissing | passion | passionate | embrace | flowers | tenderness | sensual | racy | tender | digitalimage | blackandwhitephotograph | holes | mark | blur | tear | colour | earlytwentiethcentury | socialhistory | handwriting | text | transcription | romantic | emotional | poignant | interesting | unusual | fascinating | insight | portrait | archives | postcards | inscription | love | vase | carpet | floor | interior | room | wall | frame | window | glass | curtain | furnishings | box | cloth | bed | necklace | dress | suit | shirt | immaculate | pocket | plate | grain | cabinet | light | dark | crease | puncture | northeastofengland | unitedkingdom | man | woman | tie | ribbon | hair

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The opening of Wallsend Golf Course

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Hugh Crawford Smith MP, driving the first ball at the opening of Wallsend Golf Course, 3 June 1905 (TWAM ref. DX496/5/1). This postcard is addressed to Master G. Murray, Epworth College, Rhyl and contains the short message 'I hope to be with you on Saturday K.M.' This set celebrates the many postcards in our collections. The people, places and events they show can give us an insight into the past, documenting the landscape, the fashions, the way we lived. Some postcards are unused but others tell us something about the people who bought them, through the messages they wrote. They can give us a fascinating glimpse into people?s lives. (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.

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postcard | wallsend | tyneside | northeastengland | golf | sport | wallsendgolfcourse | edwardian | hughcrawfordsmith | memberofparliament | mp | politician | recreation | leisure | blackandwhitephotograph | digitalimage | postcards | opening | hughcrawfordsmithmp | 3june1905 | epworthcollege | handwritting | mastergmurray | insight | landscape | golfcourse | ball | swing | golfclub | buildings | sky | wall | roof | bag | handle | playing | standing | concentration | player | competition | spectators | gathering | window | curtain | pole | flag | grass | moustache | hat | socialhistory | interesting | unusual | driving | firstball | text | letters | numbers | grain | mark | daylight | bowtie | cane | ribbon | handkerchief | pocket | fabric | crease | children | men | woman | dress | blur | glimpse | archives | unitedkingdom

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Mixture passing through the ovens at Wright's Biscuits

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View of the production line at Wright's Biscuits Factory, South Shields as biscuit mixture passes through the ovens. Wright?s Biscuits was a well known company in South Shields, South Tyneside. Set up as a maker of biscuits, they started out by supplying their stock to ships in 1790, but after a fall in demand, Wright's turned to making more up-market biscuits. Wright's Biscuit factory closed in 1973. Turner?s was established in Newcastle upon Tyne in the early 1900s. It was originally a chemists shop but in 1938 become a photographic dealer. Turners went on to become a prominent photographic and video production company in the North East of England. They had 3 shops in Newcastle city centre, in Pink Lane, Blackett Street and Eldon Square. Turner?s photographic business closed in the 1990s. Ref: TWAS:DT.TUR/2/891c (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.

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turners | photography | southshields | biscuits | factory | ovens | workers | tyneside | northeastengland | wrightsbiscuits | socialhistory | industrialheritage | abstract | industry | unitedkingdom | fascinating | engaging | interesting | unusual | digitalimage | blackandwhitephotograph | oven | production | interior | room | biscuitmixture | productionline | wrightsbiscuitsfactory | southtyneside | business | premises | product | consumerism | shelf | boxes | covering | tray | woman | worker | attentive | glasses | uniform | darkness | standing | glimpse | view | insight | newcastleupontyne | property | grain | components | artificiallight | shade | floor | wall | clock | digit | hand | crease | mark | pipe | mechanical | machine | working | conscientious | glare | bracelet | vicarsgasoven | sign | label | letter | plate | manufacturing | processwork | processing

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Newcastle Central Station

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View of Newcastle Central Station from the Castle Keep, c1930s (TWAM ref. DF.ATK/16/1/1). The postcard is unused. This set celebrates the many postcards in our collections. The people, places and events they show can give us an insight into the past, documenting the landscape, the fashions, the way we lived. Some postcards are unused but others tell us something about the people who bought them, through the messages they wrote. They can give us a fascinating glimpse into people?s lives. (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.

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newcastleupontyne | centralstation | railways | castlekeep | tyneside | northeastengland | rail | transportation | 1930s | postcard | newcastlecentralstation | c1930s | industrialheritage | socialhistory | abstract | digitalimage | sepiaphotograph | glimpse | view | insight | railway | service | buildings | city | sky | grain | mark | blur | unitedkingdom | thelargestrailwaycrossing | label | identification | documentation | infrastructure | construction | development | structure | signage | letters | wall | roof | window | frame | glass | church | chimney | brick | ground | debris | shadow | daylight | land | post | road | vehicle | pavement | fascinating | interesting | unusual | archives | train | smoke | platform | signal | sign | pedestrian | garden | vegetation | carriage | economy | industry

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The opening of Wallsend Golf Course

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Northbank's main deck progressing well

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Work on the bulkheads and main deck of Northbank progressing well at the shipyard of William Doxford & Sons, Sunderland, 6 December 1956 (TWAM ref. DS.DOX/4/PH/1/819/1/14) This album documents the construction of the cargo ship ?Northbank? by the famous shipbuilding firm William Doxford & Sons at its Pallion yard, Sunderland. Most of these images are progress photographs, taken a week apart between September 1956 and January 1957 from approximately the same spot. They give a fascinating insight into how the vessel was built. (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.

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williamdoxfordandsonsltd | pallion | sunderland | shipbuilding | shipyard | industry | industrial | hull | construction | northbank | ship | vessel | riverwear | wearside | cargoship | bulkheads | maindeck | northeastengland | builtinsunderland | unitedkingdom | industrialheritage | shipbuildingheritage | maritimeheritage | abstract | documentation | digitalimage | archives | blackandwhitephotograph | progress | progression | progressphotographs | sky | daylight | structure | platform | rail | deck | production | work | transportation | 6december1956 | label | date | pallionyard | insight | glimpse | fascinating | interesting | surreal | unusual | beam | water | land | debris | blur | grain | mark | components | building | cabin | pile | parts

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Zeppelin raid on Blyth, 14 April 1915

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Palmer's Shipyard, Jarrow

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Postcard of Palmer's shipyard, Jarrow, early 20th century, featuring the yard's famous gantry cranes (TWAM ref. 5625). The postcard is unused. This set celebrates the many postcards in our collections. The people, places and events they show can give us an insight into the past, documenting the landscape, the fashions, the way we lived. Some postcards are unused but others tell us something about the people who bought them, through the messages they wrote. They can give us a fascinating glimpse into people?s lives. (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.

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jarrow | palmersshipyard | cranes | shipbuilding | rivertyne | tyneside | industry | industrial | palmersshipbuildingironcompany | industrialheritage | shipbuildingheritage | maritimeheritage | archives | documentation | abstract | digitalimage | postcard | postcards | early20thcentury | yard | shipyard | gantrycranes | insight | glimpse | label | buildings | land | sky | machinery | wall | roof | post | grain | blur | debris | components | sepiaphotograph | landscape | chain | cord | cog | tin | sheet | gutter | worker | standing | cap | shirt | unusual | fascinating | interesting | compelling | northeastofengland | unitedkingdom | letter | number | identification | timber | pile | ground | palmers | vast

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