Tyne and Wear HER(17070): Ryhope, Ryhope Engines Museum, Wearside Model Boat Club - Details
Ryhope, Ryhope Engines Museum, Wearside Model Boat Club
Formed in 1982. The vast majority of model boat clubs date from the introduction of cheap and efficient radio control kits from the 1970s, and the wider availability of kit-form or ready-made boats.
Lynn Pearson, 2010, Played in Tyne and Wear - Charting the heritage of people at play, p 162