Role Play Game

Fallout 3

Throughout the game you are referred to as the Lone Wanderer, why… The Vault Overseer believes you had a part to play in the escape of your father from a fallout shelter known as Vault 101, which reportedly had been sealed for 200 years protecting those who lived there from the aftermath of the Great …

Jarrow: Grange Road

Grange Road mainly a shopping area with few residential houses to the west. This photograph looks like it was taken on a wet miserable day. When this part of Grange Road, close to the junction of Market Square and Monkton road was demolished in the 1960’s some of the small traders found new premises in …

York Avenue Jarrow

Jarrow: York Avenue

When the A19, referred to today as the tunnel approach road (a few miles to the east) opened back in 1965 York Avenue was considered a major roadway carrying traffic to Boldon and all points beyond. The tree lined dual carriageway was thought to be the first of its kind in the country. It was …

Jarrow: Palmer Street

Palmer shipyard brought much needed work to Jarrow. With the transport system being most irregular it followed that his work force must live near by. The photograph below shows Palmer Street where some of his workers lived. Transport links into Jarrow during this time were very poor realizing this and the need for his workers …

Old Bus Station, Jarrow

Jarrow: Bus Station

This view was taken in the late 1980’s early 1990’s(approx). By this time the trolley/tram buses had been discontinued in favour of the more versatile kind. Travel between towns was now becoming very popular and the old trolley buses no-longer viable were replaced with the more up to date style buses. This station survived in …