1/4 | 22 Sept 2004 6:40 AM | HMS Newcastle_01
HMS Newcastle dubbed the a Geordie Gunboat pays a last visit to Tyneside 22 Sep.2004.
She was built at Swan Hunters shipyard, Wallsend between 1973 and 1975
and given the freedom of Newcastle in 1978.
HMS Newcastle embarks on a farewell six day tour of the region before being decommissioned at the end of January 2005.Now heading up the Tyne to berth at Spillers Wharf. Newcastle. 22 Sept 2004