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South Shields: Evening at South Shields in the 1970s with a DMU preparing for the return to Newcastle Central. The old (1879) station, with its overall roof has now sadly gone, replaced ...
North Eastern Railway
Ian Dinmore [//] Ref: 17340


South Shields: A DMU for Newcastle Central stands under the overall roof of the 1879 station at South Shields in the 1970s. As with a number of previous stations serving the town ...
North Eastern Railway
Ian Dinmore [//] Ref: 17982


South Shields: Ticket barriers, footbridge and exit at South Shields in the 1970s.
North Eastern Railway
Ian Dinmore [//] Ref: 18870


South Shields: The 1879 NER station at South Shields seen in 1974 with a DMU from Newcastle Central standing at the platform. The old station is long gone, with Tyne & ...
North Eastern Railway
Ian Dinmore [//1974] Ref: 34027


South Shields: A Cravens DMU waits under the overall roof at South Shields on 7 May 1981 with a return service to Newcastle Central. The old station closed 24 days later.
North Eastern Railway
Colin Alexander [07/05/1981] Ref: 18869


South Shields: The Metro terminus at South Shields, opened on 24 March 1984. The station is seen here looking west along the platform in July 2004. The train about to depart is ...
Tyne and Wear Metro
John Furnevel [10/07/2004] Ref: 6172


South Shields: Long abandoned tracks running along South Shields south pier in 2014. Along the more landward half of the pier the track is laid level to the concrete surface, whereas on ...
North Eastern Railway
David Pesterfield [06/07/2014] Ref: 47903


South Shields: A Mark 1 carriage outside The Rattler Bar and Restaurant alongside the coast road, South Shields, in July 2014. Named after The Marsden Rattler - the line opened by the ...
South Shields, Marsden and Whitburn Colliery Railway
David Pesterfield [06/07/2014] Ref: 48040