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Island Road Station, Co. Sligo

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Laying a 45 ton block on Roker Pier, 1895 Laying a 45 ton block on Roker Pier, 1895

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light | light | abstract | abstract | water | water | hat | hat | wheel | wheel | metal | metal | wall | wall | shirt | shirt | umbrella | umbrella | fence | fence | scrapbook | scrapbook | boot | boot | shoe | shoe | belt | belt | workers | workers | construction | construction | dress | dress | transformation | transformation | crane | crane | timber | timber | steel | steel | piers | piers | coat | coat | report | report | platform | platform | rail | rail | plate | plate | ground | ground | social | social | visit | visit | structure | structure | blouse | blouse | pole | pole | chain | chain | staff | staff | frame | frame | change | change | trousers | trousers | bolts | bolts | ladder | ladder | unusual | unusual | gentleman | gentleman | victorians | victorians | members | members | fascinating | fascinating | digitalimage | digitalimage | sunderland | sunderland | laying | laying | designed | designed | opened | opened | 1890s | 1890s | 1895 | 1895 | industrialheritage | industrialheritage | civilengineering | civilengineering | victorianera | victorianera | blackandwhitephotograph | blackandwhitephotograph | rokerpier | rokerpier | chiefengineer | chiefengineer | foundationstone | foundationstone | newpier | newpier | aberdeengranite | aberdeengranite | concretecement | concretecement | sunderlanddailyecho | sunderlanddailyecho | channelfleet | channelfleet | september1885 | september1885 | riverwearcommissioners | riverwearcommissioners | henryhaywake | henryhaywake | riverwearcommission | riverwearcommission | £290000 | £290000 | influentialgentleman | influentialgentleman | 45tonblock | 45tonblock | 10september1895 | 10september1895 | 2800feetlong | 2800feetlong | admirallordwalterkerr | admirallordwalterkerr | 23september1903 | 23september1903

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Progress at Roker Pier, 1889 Progress at Roker Pier, 1889

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bridge | bridge | roof | roof | sea | sea | sky | sky | people | people | abstract | abstract | blur | blur | stone | stone | wall | wall | stairs | stairs | standing | standing | fence | fence | scrapbook | scrapbook | design | design | pier | pier | construction | construction | rocks | rocks | waves | waves | transformation | transformation | post | post | harbour | harbour | crane | crane | path | path | mark | mark | piers | piers | tide | tide | debris | debris | wheels | wheels | transport | transport | grain | grain | platform | platform | progress | progress | rail | rail | ground | ground | vessel | vessel | social | social | cargo | cargo | structure | structure | soil | soil | doorway | doorway | frame | frame | granite | granite | change | change | blocks | blocks | unusual | unusual | signal | signal | victorians | victorians | wagons | wagons | fascinating | fascinating | digitalimage | digitalimage | sunderland | sunderland | opened | opened | observing | observing | railwaytracks | railwaytracks | layed | layed | 1880s | 1880s | industrialheritage | industrialheritage | victorianera | victorianera | blackandwhitephotograph | blackandwhitephotograph | concreteblocks | concreteblocks | rokerpier | rokerpier | chiefengineer | chiefengineer | foundationstone | foundationstone | aberdeengranite | aberdeengranite | concretecement | concretecement | september1885 | september1885 | may1889 | may1889 | riverwearcommissioners | riverwearcommissioners | henryhaywake | henryhaywake | riverwearcommission | riverwearcommission | £290000 | £290000 | railwayscivilengineering | railwayscivilengineering | 2800feetlong | 2800feetlong | 23september1903 | 23september1903

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The 43rd length in place on Roker Pier, 1891 The 43rd length in place on Roker Pier, 1891

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sky | sky | blur | blur | hat | hat | metal | metal | stone | stone | wall | wall | shirt | shirt | bar | bar | standing | standing | hair | hair | children | children | handle | handle | shoe | shoe | design | design | pier | pier | bucket | bucket | workers | workers | construction | construction | unitedkingdom | unitedkingdom | crane | crane | timber | timber | steel | steel | parts | parts | piers | piers | coat | coat | debris | debris | grain | grain | machine | machine | ground | ground | tools | tools | blouse | blouse | moustache | moustache | number | number | bolt | bolt | trousers | trousers | ladder | ladder | unusual | unusual | placement | placement | striking | striking | crease | crease | cog | cog | victorians | victorians | supervisor | supervisor | fascinating | fascinating | digitalimage | digitalimage | sunderland | sunderland | laid | laid | opened | opened | 1890s | 1890s | tyneandwear | tyneandwear | industrialheritage | industrialheritage | civilengineering | civilengineering | victorianera | victorianera | blackandwhitephotograph | blackandwhitephotograph | rokerpier | rokerpier | foundationstone | foundationstone | aberdeengranite | aberdeengranite | concretecement | concretecement | platfprm | platfprm | september1885 | september1885 | riverwearcommissioners | riverwearcommissioners | henryhaywake | henryhaywake | riverwearcommission | riverwearcommission | 43rdlength | 43rdlength | £290000 | £290000 | 11august1891 | 11august1891 | 2800feetlong | 2800feetlong | 23september1903 | 23september1903

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The tanker 'Daphnella' under tow on the River Wear

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The tanker 'Daphnella' under tow on the River Wear

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View of the tanker ?Daphnella? under tow after launch at the North Sands shipyard of J.L. Thompson & Sons, Sunderland, 8 December 1965 (TWAM ref. DS.JLT/4/PH/1/716/2/3). This set of images celebrates the 300th Anniversary of the establishment of the Port of Sunderland. The port authority was constituted in 1717 by Act of Parliament, which appointed the River Wear Commissioners to manage and improve the harbour and river. Since then the port has changed beyond recognition with the construction of piers, docks and quays and the dredging of the River Wear to make it wider and deeper. These developments were vital to the coal trade on which the region?s prosperity depended. The improvement of the river was also essential to the success of shipbuilding in Sunderland as well as allied industries such as marine engineering and ship repairing. These images are a reflection of Sunderland?s proud industrial history. (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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wearside | sunderland | shipbuilding | riverwear | jlthompsonsonsltd | northsandssunderland | tanker | daphnella | tugboats | portofsunderland | blackandwhitephotograph | maritimeheritage | undertow | afterlaunch | northsandsshipyard | 1846 | robertthompsonsons | robertthompsonsenior | 1860 | josephlowesthompson | shipyard | 1870 | woodenvessel | ironshipbuilding | 1880 | northsands | 1884 | construction | manorquay | fittingout | repairs | repair | facilities | latenineteenthcentury | production | 1894 | fourthlargestoutput | thedepression | early1930s | vessels | hulldesign | navalships | secondworldwar | cargo | oiltankers | bulkcarriers | closure | 1979 | reopened | 1986 | cranebargeitmchallenger | sky | cloud | industrial | cranes | metal | steel | bank | buildings | windows | glass | wall | roof | cabin | deck | rail | calm | water | striking | debris | path | wire | structure | panel | frame

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Mid point of the completed cyclist tunnel

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The boundary between Northumberland and County Durham was under the river. The Tyne Pedestrian and Cyclist Tunnels were opened to the people of Tyneside on 24th July 1951. These two purpose-built tunnels were designed to connect Howdon in North Tyneside with Jarrow in South Tyneside under the river Tyne. At a cost of 833,000, these 900 ft (274.5 m) long tunnels, which run parallel to each other, have been connecting the communities on the North and South banks of the river Tyne for the past 60 years. Ref: TWAS:DT.MHA-1-29 Courtesy Mott MacDonald To view the set: www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/sets/72157627128959897/ (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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tyne | tunnels | river | boundarymuseumtwamarchives | tyneside | jarrow | howdon | blackandwhitephotos | 1950s | construction | midpoint | completedcyclisttunnel | northumberland | countydurham | underground | banks | tynepedestrianandcyclisttunnel | opened | 24thjuly1951 | industry | industrialheritage | blackandwhitephotograph | digitalimage | blackoutline | archives | interesting | engaging | fascinating | unusual | constructionofthetynepedestrianandcyclisttunnels | tunnel | twopurposebuilttunnels | northtyneside | southtyneside | rivertyne | crossing | parallel | longtunnels | connecting | communities | transportation | signage | letter | wall | curve | plate | artificiallight | shadow | ground | debris | stark | slate | vent | pathway | development | progress | northeastofengland | unitedkingdom | surreal | link | path | road | walkway | urban

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Newcastle Airport September 1972

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A new North East Regional Airport Committee was formed in April 1963, paving the way for the major developments seen in this photograph. Construction of the new terminal was completed in 1966 and officially opened by Prime Minister Harold Wilson on February 17 1967. The 1960s saw a boom in demand for foreign sunshine holidays, especially to Spain. Reference: TWAS: DT.TUR.7.46 (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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aerialviews | aerialphotographs | tyneandwear | newcastleairport | terminals | haroldwilson | museum | twam | tyneandweararchivesandmuseums | turner | blackwhitephotos | planes | aviation | airport | aircraft | airplane | airplanes | aerialphotography | aerialphotograph | newcastleinternationalairport | newcastleinternational | ncl | egnt | blackandwhitephotograph | airstrip | road | land | platform | wheels | vegetation | buildings | structure | me | frame | plate | roof | walls | window | glass | path | cabin | room | debris | vehicles | cylinder | barrier | steel | metal | bolt | wing | 1972 | northeastregionalairportcommittee | april1963 | majordevelopments | newterminal | 1966 | opened | primeministerharoldwilson | february171967 | 1960s | boom | foreignsunshineholidays | spain | industrial | striking | soil | fuel

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Tramway demolition, Howth, Co. Dublin

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ireland | howth | gnr | sutton | leinster | greatnorthernrailway | codublin | nationallibraryofireland | opened1901 | locationidentified | hillofhowthtramway | closed1959 | jamespo’dea | o’deaphotographiccollection | october20th1959

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Chetwynd Viaduct and the Mystery Car!!

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ireland | cambridge | austin | cork | viaduct | morrisminor | cocork | munster | 1965 | n71 | chetwynd | crystalpalacelondon | irishgauge | bandonroad | corkbandonandsouthcoastrailwaycbscr | jamespo’dea | o’deaphotographiccollection | august5th1964 | nationallibraryofirelandchetwyndviaductcocorkliftingcrane | chetwyndviaductliftingtrain | mysterycarcontroversy | 1600mm5ft3in | openedin1849 | corkandbandonrailway | greatsouthernrailwayin1924chetwyndviaduct | southwestofcorkcity | charlesnixon | aformerpupilofikbrunel | foxhendersonandco | irishcivilwarin1922 | closedin1961 | recoverytrains | zik382

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Laying a 45 ton block on Roker Pier, 1895

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View of a 45 ton block being laid on Roker Pier during the visit of the Channel Fleet to Sunderland, 10 September 1895 (TWAM ref. 3768/8). The Sunderland Daily Echo reported that on 10 September 1895 ?Admiral Lord Walter Kerr, in the presence of his staff, members of the River Wear Commission and many influential gentleman laid a 45 ton block in the new Pier. This set of images relates to Roker Pier, Sunderland and is taken from a scrapbook kept by Henry Hay Wake, chief engineer to the River Wear Commission. Henry Wake designed Roker Pier and also oversaw its construction from beginning to end. The Pier' s foundation stone was laid in September 1885 and it was formally opened on 23 September 1903. The Pier is 2,800 feet long and was built of Aberdeen granite and concrete cement at a total cost of 290,000. (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 info@twarchives.org.uk.

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Progress at Roker Pier, 1889

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View of Roker Pier under construction, showing progress by May 1889 (TWAM ref. 3768/8). This shows the railway tracks used by wagons to transport the granite and concrete blocks used in the construction of the Pier. This set of images relates to Roker Pier, Sunderland and is taken from a scrapbook kept by Henry Hay Wake, chief engineer to the River Wear Commission. Henry Wake designed Roker Pier and also oversaw its construction from beginning to end. The Pier' s foundation stone was laid in September 1885 and it was formally opened on 23 September 1903. The Pier is 2,800 feet long and was built of Aberdeen granite and concrete cement at a total cost of 290,000. (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 info@twarchives.org.uk.

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rokerpier | sunderland | riverwearcommissioners | crane | railwayscivilengineering | 1880s | victorianera | victorians | piers | harbour | construction | industrialheritage | abstract | social | change | progress | transformation | may1889 | railwaytracks | wagons | wheels | cargo | transport | granite | concreteblocks | pier | scrapbook | henryhaywake | chiefengineer | riverwearcommission | design | foundationstone | layed | september1885 | opened | 23september1903 | 2800feetlong | aberdeengranite | concretecement | 290000 | digitalimage | debris | stone | rocks | soil | path | ground | unusual | fascinating | fence | post | blocks | stairs | rail | doorway | bridge | platform | roof | wall | structure | frame | people | sea | waves | tide | sky | blackandwhitephotograph | mark | grain | vessel | blur | observing | standing | signal

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The 43rd length in place on Roker Pier, 1891

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The 43rd length in place on Roker Pier, 11 August 1891 (TWAM ref. 3768/8). The image shows Henry Hay Wake with his children and workers of the River Wear Commission. This set of images relates to Roker Pier, Sunderland and is taken from a scrapbook kept by Henry Hay Wake, chief engineer to the River Wear Commission. Henry Wake designed Roker Pier and also oversaw its construction from beginning to end. The Pier' s foundation stone was laid in September 1885 and it was formally opened on 23 September 1903. The Pier is 2,800 feet long and was built of Aberdeen granite and concrete cement at a total cost of 290,000. (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 info@twarchives.org.uk.

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rokerpier | sunderland | riverwearcommissioners | crane | henryhaywake | civilengineering | 1890s | victorianera | victorians | piers | blackandwhitephotograph | digitalimage | industrialheritage | fascinating | unusual | striking | 43rdlength | placement | 11august1891 | children | workers | riverwearcommission | design | construction | supervisor | foundationstone | laid | september1885 | pier | opened | 23september1903 | 2800feetlong | aberdeengranite | concretecement | 290000 | tools | timber | stone | debris | ground | platfprm | metal | steel | bar | machine | bolt | parts | sky | blur | grain | standing | crease | trousers | shirt | hat | coat | shoe | moustache | blouse | hair | ladder | wall | handle | bucket | cog | number | tyneandwear | unitedkingdom

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