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"Speaking of ships, here's one now" Top 5 Page for this destination Newcastle Things to Do Tip by iandsmith

Newcastle Things to Do: 131 reviews and 181 photos

  Something to do on a Sunday afternoon
by iandsmith
 
 

Harbourside, watching the ships come in. It something I usually do in a waterside cafe on a Sunday afternoon; you get the sailing boats as well.
This carrier, with battened hatches (you can tell as it's loaded to the Plimsol Line) is just coming around the end of the Nobbys breakwall prior to entering the harbour.

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  • Written Sep 4, 2004
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