From School Ship on the Tyne – The Training Ship Wellesley at North Shields 1868 – 1914

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Here are the shoemakers at work on the deck of the Wellesley training ship well over 100 years ago. All look so young! Have you been to see the exhibition yet?

8:59am 24 Apr 2014


Star of the show

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