South Shields Daily Photo

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Small yachts in South Shields harbour

South Shields Harbour

Members of South Shields Yacht Club enjoy one of their regular competitive races in South Shields harbour. The Yacht Club trains young sailors and has competitive races every Sunday morning, in the background we can see North Shields fish quay and the Highlight and the Lowlight (the two white towers erected in the 1800’s to aid navigation into the River Tyne.)

This shot was taken from the South Pier.


Written by curly

June 7, 2007 at 12:05 am

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  1. Brrrr…. I bet that water is very cold. Love the colours in your capture.

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    Pat Scott

    June 7, 2007 at 6:26 am

  2. Nice shot .. like the view of the Fish Quay in North Shields …
    Can you see Collingwoods monument from your end curly?


    June 7, 2007 at 12:52 pm

  3. Lovely view…a beautifully captured & composed shot!


    June 7, 2007 at 1:29 pm

  4. Oh wow, beautiful photograph. The color of the sea is so dark blue. Lovely.


    June 7, 2007 at 3:39 pm

  5. Oh yes, we can see Collingwood’s Memorial from here!


    June 7, 2007 at 4:16 pm

  6. I like the photograph. The boats seem very small and the sea or water so huge. I don’t know what it is but maybe it is my monitor.

    Abraham Lincoln
    Remember “The World’s Ugliest Cat?” He got a haircut!
    Brookville Daily Photo

    Abraham Lincoln

    June 7, 2007 at 6:27 pm

  7. maybe you can take a photo of it one day from your side …
    be interesting to view.


    June 7, 2007 at 8:26 pm

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