Tour the Yard For today's visitor to Berwick's Quay Walls there is little evidence remiaining to indicate that shipbuiliding once flourished on this site and provided employment to over 100 workers. Today's tranquil scene contrasts with what the visitor would have encountered in 1970 when the compact riverside site in the shadow of the famous Elizabethan Walls was alive with activity. By taking the virtual tour it is possible to get an indication of just how busy the yard was that during what was to be one of the most successful periods in it's history folowing the revival of shipbuiliding on the site in 1950.
Click on any of the red symbols in the map below to enter the yard.
Take a Virtual Tour of Berwick Shipyard as it was in 1970.
To enter the yard click on any of the red symbols on the plan above.