RSS Feed for rivertyne http://solvonauts.org/%3Faction%3Drss_search%26term%3Drivertyne RSS Feed for rivertyne Launch of the cargo ship ‘Empire Clough’ Launch of the cargo ship ‘Empire Clough’ http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5762/23085004346_3f3e5c2468_b.jpg http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5762/23085004346_3f3e5c2468_b.jpg The cargo ship \'Sir David\' leaving the River Tyne The cargo ship \'Sir David\' leaving the River Tyne http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5629/29458983073_c92a1efb69_b.jpg http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5629/29458983073_c92a1efb69_b.jpg Launch of the cargo ship \'Baron Belhaven\' Launch of the cargo ship \'Baron Belhaven\' http://farm1.staticflickr.com/586/21976210514_a74ef2e756_b.jpg http://farm1.staticflickr.com/586/21976210514_a74ef2e756_b.jpg Aerial view of South Shields, 1977 Aerial view of South Shields, 1977 http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1646/26102106354_2e6eabb2de_b.jpg http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1646/26102106354_2e6eabb2de_b.jpg Launch of the cargo ship \'Alexandros\' Launch of the cargo ship \'Alexandros\' http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5709/30770693195_54c0189c33_b.jpg http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5709/30770693195_54c0189c33_b.jpg Sons Sons http://farm1.staticflickr.com/593/23540710462_4282d690af_b.jpg http://farm1.staticflickr.com/593/23540710462_4282d690af_b.jpg Tyne Bridge and Newcastle Quayside, 1950 Tyne Bridge and Newcastle Quayside, 1950 http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5656/19948894114_b08e9ebf5f_b.jpg http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5656/19948894114_b08e9ebf5f_b.jpg Preparing to launch the cargo ship \'Highcliffe\' Preparing to launch the cargo ship \'Highcliffe\' http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5073/29838246086_70e469d3df_b.jpg http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5073/29838246086_70e469d3df_b.jpg The cargo ship Crofter at Readhead\'s jetty The cargo ship Crofter at Readhead\'s jetty http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5612/31300407926_d0d5b6cc51_b.jpg http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5612/31300407926_d0d5b6cc51_b.jpg Towing \'Empire Clough\' to the fitting out quay Towing \'Empire Clough\' to the fitting out quay http://farm1.staticflickr.com/579/23149966981_768565573a_b.jpg http://farm1.staticflickr.com/579/23149966981_768565573a_b.jpg Bridges across the River Tyne, 1978 Bridges across the River Tyne, 1978 http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1469/26135280222_0670d69f66_b.jpg http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1469/26135280222_0670d69f66_b.jpg Mauretania on the River Tyne shortly after launch Mauretania on the River Tyne shortly after launch http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8207/28986389361_9e9db92b78_b.jpg http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8207/28986389361_9e9db92b78_b.jpg Launch of the cargo ship \'Baskerville\' Launch of the cargo ship \'Baskerville\' http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5611/29927654084_02e775ff04_b.jpg http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5611/29927654084_02e775ff04_b.jpg Tom had been warned about drinking and driving Tom had been warned about drinking and driving http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7555/27542433736_57e645b6ba_b.jpg http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7555/27542433736_57e645b6ba_b.jpg Parade celebrating the Centenary of the Blaydon Races Parade celebrating the Centenary of the Blaydon Races http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7602/27489382221_a321405380_b.jpg http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7602/27489382221_a321405380_b.jpg Launch of the Japanese cruiser \'Iwate\' Launch of the Japanese cruiser \'Iwate\' http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7411/27486058661_0bb5b1bbc7_b.jpg http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7411/27486058661_0bb5b1bbc7_b.jpg The passenger liner \'Berengaria\' heading out to sea The passenger liner \'Berengaria\' heading out to sea http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7089/27503529586_04a55fb6c4_b.jpg http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7089/27503529586_04a55fb6c4_b.jpg Tankers built for the Normandy Landings Tankers built for the Normandy Landings http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7753/26909551084_1b355029e6_b.jpg http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7753/26909551084_1b355029e6_b.jpg HMS Broke in dry dock after the Battle of Jutland HMS Broke in dry dock after the Battle of Jutland http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7061/27317142542_b8cc802625_b.jpg http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7061/27317142542_b8cc802625_b.jpg Damage suffered by HMS Broke at the Battle of Jutland Damage suffered by HMS Broke at the Battle of Jutland http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7420/27326269001_9b60fafdc0_b.jpg http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7420/27326269001_9b60fafdc0_b.jpg HMS Sparrowhawk at sea HMS Sparrowhawk at sea http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7005/27391162455_ed615e8846_b.jpg http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7005/27391162455_ed615e8846_b.jpg HMS Queen Mary leaving the River Tyne HMS Queen Mary leaving the River Tyne http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7473/27369431275_59f16dfd6b_b.jpg http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7473/27369431275_59f16dfd6b_b.jpg The battleship HMS \'Superb\' passing North Shields The battleship HMS \'Superb\' passing North Shields http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7390/26738717493_40d192769a_b.jpg http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7390/26738717493_40d192769a_b.jpg HMS Comus at the Wallsend shipyard HMS Comus at the Wallsend shipyard http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7318/27224189202_e934dee04b_b.jpg http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7318/27224189202_e934dee04b_b.jpg HMS Shark at sea HMS Shark at sea http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7064/27183978162_6e24b53b61_b.jpg http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7064/27183978162_6e24b53b61_b.jpg Aerial view of the River Tyne, 1983 Aerial view of the River Tyne, 1983 http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7714/27143385461_3f5cf1f816_b.jpg http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7714/27143385461_3f5cf1f816_b.jpg Spiller's flour mill This photograph is part of the Shipbuilding on the River Tyne 1960 1977 collection which was kindly donated to Tyne Wear Archives Museums Taken by Ronald Sanderson this is a photograph of Spiller s flour mill at Gateshead Quay with cranes alongside the river The photograph was probably taken in1960 It is a 35mm slide 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 adam bell twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/6882991050/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/6882991050/ An Oil Rig on the South Side This photograph is part of the Shipbuilding on the River Tyne 1960 1977 collection which was kindly donated to Tyne Wear Archives Museums Taken by Ronald Sanderson this is a photograph of an oilrig without support vessels birthed at an unknown yard possibly McNulty s Marine on the South side of the river This photograph was taken in 1977 It is a 35mm slide 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 adam bell twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/7029090829/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/7029090829/ Inside 5 Shop, Elswick Works Inside 5 Shop, Elswick Works http://farm1.staticflickr.com/303/19982054079_09e7d78bea_b.jpg http://farm1.staticflickr.com/303/19982054079_09e7d78bea_b.jpg Launch of the cargo ship ‘Thursobank’ Launch of the cargo ship ‘Thursobank’ http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5479/30055432112_f3ff2de535_b.jpg http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5479/30055432112_f3ff2de535_b.jpg Fitting breech blocks at the Elswick Works Fitting breech blocks at the Elswick Works http://farm1.staticflickr.com/553/20109904546_5ebd80cf2d_b.jpg http://farm1.staticflickr.com/553/20109904546_5ebd80cf2d_b.jpg Valentine Tanks on the Assembly Line Valentine Tanks on the Assembly Line http://farm1.staticflickr.com/524/19489943364_649c044416_b.jpg http://farm1.staticflickr.com/524/19489943364_649c044416_b.jpg Mauretania sliding down the slipway Mauretania sliding down the slipway http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7563/28081375603_f4687c3f04_b.jpg http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7563/28081375603_f4687c3f04_b.jpg The Shell Department at the Elswick Works The Shell Department at the Elswick Works http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1669/26406751492_859a005962_b.jpg http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1669/26406751492_859a005962_b.jpg Two great ships, side by side Two great ships, side by side http://farm1.staticflickr.com/325/32343900696_82810e87d3_b.jpg http://farm1.staticflickr.com/325/32343900696_82810e87d3_b.jpg Bridges on the River Tyne Bridges on the River Tyne http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3808/32930963985_fbeaaa4cbb_b.jpg http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3808/32930963985_fbeaaa4cbb_b.jpg Dining saloon on the ocean liner \'Mauretania\' Dining saloon on the ocean liner \'Mauretania\' http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5490/30801197766_4cff920974_b.jpg http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5490/30801197766_4cff920974_b.jpg Launch of the cargo ship \'Highcliffe\' Launch of the cargo ship \'Highcliffe\' http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8502/29337462403_bdc5962639_b.jpg http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8502/29337462403_bdc5962639_b.jpg The cargo ship \'Queenmoor\' heading on sea trials The cargo ship \'Queenmoor\' heading on sea trials http://farm1.staticflickr.com/563/23293401246_7ddd4a1e91_b.jpg http://farm1.staticflickr.com/563/23293401246_7ddd4a1e91_b.jpg Testing guns at the firing range, Silloth Testing guns at the firing range, Silloth http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7485/26635484700_3eb61c221a_b.jpg http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7485/26635484700_3eb61c221a_b.jpg Aerial view of South Shields, 1977 Aerial view of South Shields, 1977 http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1693/25575088802_4bd92a39be_b.jpg http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1693/25575088802_4bd92a39be_b.jpg Long-serving employees at Readhead\'s shipyard Long-serving employees at Readhead\'s shipyard http://farm1.staticflickr.com/335/31223396830_cbbe5a02ac_b.jpg http://farm1.staticflickr.com/335/31223396830_cbbe5a02ac_b.jpg High Level Bridge, 1969 High Level Bridge, 1969 http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5761/21518247650_92e2b0bd69_b.jpg http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5761/21518247650_92e2b0bd69_b.jpg Inspecting gun shells Inspecting gun shells http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8101/29340541775_784c092dd3_b.jpg http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8101/29340541775_784c092dd3_b.jpg Looking West along the River Tyne, 1978 Looking West along the River Tyne, 1978 http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1503/25932821101_3d7f03aeff_b.jpg http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1503/25932821101_3d7f03aeff_b.jpg Metro Bridge nearing completion, 1978 Metro Bridge nearing completion, 1978 http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1509/25760168724_ca336a28e5_b.jpg http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1509/25760168724_ca336a28e5_b.jpg The cargo ship \'Tangistan\' after launch The cargo ship \'Tangistan\' after launch http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1570/24391508245_4f7d82470e_b.jpg http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1570/24391508245_4f7d82470e_b.jpg Repairing locomotives at the Scotswood Works Repairing locomotives at the Scotswood Works http://farm1.staticflickr.com/705/22974590869_ef42646f67_b.jpg http://farm1.staticflickr.com/705/22974590869_ef42646f67_b.jpg Gun on railway truck mounting at the Elswick Works Gun on railway truck mounting at the Elswick Works http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8698/28018762230_7185ded842_b.jpg http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8698/28018762230_7185ded842_b.jpg Delivery of a 50 ton rudder to the Elswick Works Delivery of a 50 ton rudder to the Elswick Works http://farm1.staticflickr.com/693/31688608674_1594ba0ac3_b.jpg http://farm1.staticflickr.com/693/31688608674_1594ba0ac3_b.jpg