Tyne and Wear HER(11181): North Shields, Royal Quays, 'Sea Dreamer's Rest' - Details
North Shields, Royal Quays, 'Sea Dreamer's Rest'
Gardens Parks and Urban Spaces
1998 by Gilly Rogers. There are two old capstans at either end of the dock, lit inside at night, with 8 resin blocks inset round the top, containing clay pipes and white feathers. There are two pairs of bronze shoes, one a lady's shoe, the other a man's shoe. Commissioned by North Tyneside Arts.
Paul Usherwood, Jeremy Beach and Catherine Morris, 2000, Public Sculpture of North East England, p 161-2; The Journal 15 December 1998