Every one of these scenes was captured on camera 40 years ago this month but how many do you remember?
Every one of these scenes was captured on camera 40 years ago this month but how many do you remember?

8 photos showing life in South Tyneside 40 years ago this month - get ready for markets, bric a brac and rock pools!

We’re into August and it’s a month filled with sunshine – and all of these archive scenes.

We have 8 reminders of life in South Tyneside as it looked 40 years this month.

Get ready for a journey to South Shields market, the rockpools at Marsden, an Elvis Presley show and a bric a brac sale.

Want to know more? Read on.

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