Category: Geordieland

Tynemouth, King Edwards Bay & The Tynemouth Priory – Updated Photos

Tynemouth is situated on the Northern mouth of the River Tyne between North Shields & Cullercoats. Tynemouth Village had long been established in the shelter of the fortified Priory & now consists of Tynemouth, King Edwards Bay & the Tynemouth Priory which was first built as a Monastery in the 7th century. The Priory was later fortified but taken by the …

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North Shields, North Tyneside – Photo Slideshow

North Shields is a small town on the bank of the River Tyne in North Tyneside which was created in 1225 as a fishing port to provide fish for Tynemouth & The Tynemouth Priory which is situated at the mouth of the River Tyne. Over the years, North Shields has grown from a small fishing village to incorporate the North …

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Peter Parsons Sings Geordieland

Peter Parsons sings his song, Geordie land, about (amongst other things) his love of Newcastle Upon Tyne (the old home town), the Gallowgate, Grainger St, Tynemouth and St James Park.

A Video Tribute to Tyneside

A Tribute to Tyneside uploaded by Youtube user geon106  showing the aerial & ground views of the Geordie architectural & cultural landmarks we all know and love. Some of Geordieland’s landmarks shown are actually situated a bit further out from Tyneside, however, this does not detract from the overall excellent job geon106 made putting this video together 🙂

The City Of Durham – A Perfect Place To Live & Learn

The following video takes you on a short tour around the beautiful & historic city of Durham. The City of Durham is the famous for it’s splendid Norman Cathedral and an 11th-century Medieval Castle which are both designated as World Heritage Sites. The city is also home to the famous Durham University and to Durham Prison. Turn This Post Into An Integrated …

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