The Transporter  Bridge. The ‘car’ can carry up to 600 passengers or 9 vehicles and takes 2 ½ minutes to cross.
The River Tees Source of the Tees in the Eastern Pennines. Upper course of Tees at the top of Teesdale. High Force near Mi...
The River Tees The Tees at Branard Castle. The Tees at Yarm.
The River Tees Tees Barrage at Stockton used to control tidal waters. Newport Bridge Middlesbrough built by Dorman Long.
The River Tees Temenos Sculpture, part of regeneration project. Industry where the River Tees joins the North Sea.
The Town Through Time <ul><li>The Town of Middlesbrough is less than 2oo years old but people have lived in the area for m...
The Town Through Time <ul><li>Many areas of Middlesbrough such as Aklam, Marton, Aryesome, Linthorpe and Nunthorpe where m...
Growing Town <ul><li>The rapid growth of Middlesbrough in Victorian times was founded first on its iron industry and then ...
Growing Town
Developing Town <ul><li>In the 1800s the chemical industry in Middlesbrough developed. </li></ul><ul><li>During the first ...
Developing Town
Middlesbrough Now <ul><li>ICI  </li></ul><ul><li>Corus Steel </li></ul><ul><li>Shops </li></ul><ul><li>Schools </li></ul><...
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A history of middlesbrough

  1. 1. The Transporter Bridge. The ‘car’ can carry up to 600 passengers or 9 vehicles and takes 2 ½ minutes to cross.
  2. 2. The River Tees Source of the Tees in the Eastern Pennines. Upper course of Tees at the top of Teesdale. High Force near Middleton in Teesdale.
  3. 3. The River Tees The Tees at Branard Castle. The Tees at Yarm.
  4. 4. The River Tees Tees Barrage at Stockton used to control tidal waters. Newport Bridge Middlesbrough built by Dorman Long.
  5. 5. The River Tees Temenos Sculpture, part of regeneration project. Industry where the River Tees joins the North Sea.
  6. 6. The Town Through Time <ul><li>The Town of Middlesbrough is less than 2oo years old but people have lived in the area for more than 8000 years! </li></ul><ul><li>Archaeologists have found evidence of people using canoes on the river 3000 years ago. </li></ul>
  7. 7. The Town Through Time <ul><li>Many areas of Middlesbrough such as Aklam, Marton, Aryesome, Linthorpe and Nunthorpe where mentioned in the Doomsday book of 1086 as farming settlements. </li></ul><ul><li>The names of these places were often a description of there position e.g. </li></ul><ul><li>Marton – settlement in marshy ground </li></ul><ul><li>Aryesome – house near the river </li></ul><ul><li>Nunthorpe – settlement of the nuns </li></ul>
  8. 8. Growing Town <ul><li>The rapid growth of Middlesbrough in Victorian times was founded first on its iron industry and then on the production of steel. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Growing Town
  10. 10. Developing Town <ul><li>In the 1800s the chemical industry in Middlesbrough developed. </li></ul><ul><li>During the first World War munitions were produced in the area. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Developing Town
  12. 12. Middlesbrough Now <ul><li>ICI </li></ul><ul><li>Corus Steel </li></ul><ul><li>Shops </li></ul><ul><li>Schools </li></ul><ul><li>University </li></ul><ul><li>Museums </li></ul><ul><li>Hospitals </li></ul><ul><li>Football </li></ul><ul><li>Courts </li></ul><ul><li>Library </li></ul>So what will we see?

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