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of The Shields Preserving Works, North Shields
1906 Advert. Shields Preserving Works, Brewery Bank, Fish Quay, North Shields.
1920 Wall on the Walker Place side of the works collapses.
1920 Advert. The Shields Ice and Cold Storage Co Ltd, Shields Preserving Works, Fish Quay.
1923 'Shields Preserving Works was the first fish canning firm in this country to use sealing machinery.' Some details of the process given.
1925 Description of the works. See Visits to Works
1927 Mention of George Wilson of the Shields Preserving Works.