First Two Saltburn Mosaics

The first panel was unveiled on Wednesday 8th June as part of the Saltburn150 celebrations, it features the original 1870-1883 cliff hoist from before the cliff lift. Also the Halfpenny Bridge which stood from 1869-1974 is shown over the valley
Saltburn Mosaic
The local artists are Helen Gaunt and Derek Mosey and the panels are being unveiled one a month, there will eventually be five.
Saltburn Mosaic
The second features Malcolm Campbell in Sunbeam setting the landspeed record of 138.08mph on 17th June 1922

Pillbox S0015676, Stainsby, Thornby

After seeking permission from the owners of Stainsby Grange I was finally able to get a closer look at a pillbox I must have seen hundreds of times travelling on the A19.
Pillbox Stainsby, Thornaby Aerodrome Pillbox Stainsby, Thornaby Aerodrome
The pillbox is in excellent condition and still has a ladder attached that would have given access to the top.
Pillbox Stainsby, Thornaby Aerodrome
This pillbox would have been part of the defences for Thornaby Aerodrome