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South Shields, South Tyneside
A sandy bay sheltered by limestone cliffs and overlooked by the 139ft high Marsden rock which is renowned for it's seabird colonies. Photo shows a pub at the base of cliffs in Marsden Bay, accessed via a lift and with several bars within caves.
Public toilets A pub and a campsite are all next to the beach Further facilities available close-by
Exploring the rock pools and the caves Visiting the nearby lighthouse and museum
Nature and Wildlife
Sumpters Lighthouse is within walking distance on the cliffs to the south. The area is known for it's seabird colonies. especially Marsden Rock.
South Shields Museum and Art Gallery Ocean Road South Shields NE33 2HZ Telephone: 0191 454 6612 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Nearest town: South Shields County: South Tyneside Latitude/Longitude: 54.9779, -1.37498 Postcode: NE34 7BS (postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)