Tyne and Wear HER(11126): Seaburn, Whitburn Bents Road, 'Millennium Mile Post' - Details
Seaburn, Whitburn Bents Road, 'Millennium Mile Post'
Gardens Parks and Urban Spaces
1998 by Jon Mills and casted by Taylors Foundry, Haverhill. A black painted steel column in the shape of a fish tail, with an undersea scene, sea creatures, bones, a petrol pump and a car tyre on the main face. Commissioned by the Millennium Lottery Fund. One of 1000 mile posts funded by the Royal Bank of Scotland to mark the National Cycle Network.
Paul Usherwood, Jeremy Beach and Catherine Morris, 2000, Public Sculpture of North East England, p 204