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07 August, 2017
From 11:00
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Cast your net to discover more about North Shields’ Herring Drifters

Join us from 11:00 on Monday 7th and Wednesday 9th of August to discover more about Herring Drifters, Herring Girls and the role they played in North Shields’ fishsid and herring driftering industry.

As part of our ‘It Started With A Fish And Ended In A Pla(i)ce’ summer exhibition, the knowledgeable Sid Cullen will be sharing his passion and tales of trips on a Herring Drifter with visitors in our Heritage Gallery.

Normal admission charges apply £2 for adults; under 16’s and Network Members Free.