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When: 01 January 1907

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View of the 'Turbinia' beside the 'Mauretania' at Wallsend in 1907 (TWAM ref. DS.SWH/4/PH/7/6/58). The presence of the 'Turbinia' really gets across the size of the great ocean liner.

The 'Mauretania' was one of the most famous ships ever built on Tyneside.

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    Land Rover 61

    • 18/Jan/2017 14:38:47

    What a wonderful photograph.

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    Billy Embleton

    • 18/Jan/2017 18:15:02

    Great image.

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    • 18/Jan/2017 18:22:56

    Compare & Contrast! Superb.