Tyneside Challenge

A closer look at Tyneside's world famous inventions

A mum, daughter and son look at objects in the gallery



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Tyneside has a rich history of scientific invention and industrial activity which is told in Tyneside Challenge.

Discover some of the most important and interesting inventions made on Tyneside from Stephenson's famous locomotives to the revolutionary Armstrong No.1 Gun and the Mauretania.