Tyne and Wear HER(11157): North Shields, Tyne Street, 'Nater's Bank Seascape' - Details
North Shields, Tyne Street, 'Nater's Bank Seascape'
Gardens Parks and Urban Spaces
1987-8 by Maggie Howarth. Sculptors were Richard Broderick and Graham Robinson for Freeform Arts Trust. A large mosaic work in stone, concrete and ceramics 3m long and 10m wide set into the bank below Tyne Street to the east of the light house. Depicts sea life - two large cod plus other highly coloured fish and other creatures. The piece is best viewed from the end of Fishermen's Wharf below.
Paul Usherwood, Jeremy Beach and Catherine Morris, 2000, Public Sculpture of North East England, p 165-6