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Aal Aboot Gateshead

 Aal Aboot Gateshead by David Simpson explores the borough’s history from Roman times to the present, through its suburbs, streets, buildings and characters of note. Discover Gateshead’s origins as ‘the head of the goat’ and explore the Tyne from Blaydon to Bill Quay and the little rivers of the Team and Derwent. Find out about Friar’s Goose, the Windmill Hills, Shipcote, Shipley, Saltwell and Gibside and admire the famous modern icons of the Angel, The Sage, BALTIC and the Millennium Bridge.