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Pushing the Boat Out: Shipbuilding and Ship Repair in South Tyneside

South Shields Museum & Art Gallery Ocean Road, South Shields

This exhibition tells the proud story of shipbuilding, ship repair and associated industries in South Tyneside, from early wooden vessels through to the heyday of mighty ships of iron and steel. A flotilla of exquisitely detailed ship models, including loans from the National Maritime Museum, are on show alongside shipyard workers’ tools of the trade and […]