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11184


N Tyneside


North Shields, Chirton Dene, 'The Tide is Turning'


North Shields


NZ36NW


Gardens Parks and Urban Spaces


Street Furniture


Sculpture


Modern


C20


Structure


1994 by Alec Peever and writer Linda France. A metal relief texts in an artificial pond at the south end of the Dene: "THE TIDE IS TURNING". And a retaining wall with soft yellow stone tablets which each carries a word from the following quotation: "IF WATER WERE WORDS WHAT WOULD THE TYNE SAY?".


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Paul Usherwood, Jeremy Beach and Catherine Morris, 2000, Public Sculpture of North East England, p 163-4

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