Shields, South

Shields, South, a busy seaport and popular watering-place in Durham, with a frontage of 2 m. on the south bank of the Tyne, 9 m. NE. of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, a place of residence from ancient times, with Roman remains, &c.; has a theatre, public library, marine school, two fine parks with central parade, 50 acres of docks, &c.; exports immense quantities of coal and coke.

Population (circa 1900) given as 78,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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