St. Mary's Lighthouse, Whitley Bay

Made:
1949-11-03 in United Kingdom
maker:
Bert Abell
and
Bert Abell
and
St. Mary's Lighthouse, Whitley Bay
      A photograph of St. Mary's Lighthouse, Whitley Bay, Northumberland, taken in 1949

St. Mary's Lighthouse, Whitley Bay A photograph of St. Mary's Lighthouse, Whitley Bay, Northumberland, taken in 1949

A photograph of St Mary's Lighthouse, Whitley Bay, Northumberland, taken in 1949.

A photograph of St Mary's Lighthouse, Whitley Bay, taken in November 1949 by Bert Abell for the Daily Herald.

St Mary's Lighthouse was built in 1898 on St Mary's Island, a piece of land cut off from the mainland at high tide.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/10936
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford