Replica Mooring post
New Dolphin/Staith House
Where it would have been submerged is filled with terracotta tiles with blue stones to represent the water level.
(Notice the whalebone attached to the pub wall. Now round the side)
"DOLPHIN MOORING POST AS TRADITIONALLY USED IN THE RIVER TYNE"
"DESIGNED AND BUILT BY FREEFORM ARTISTS WITH THE HELP OF THE COMMUNITY OF JOHN SPENCE SCHOOL"
BY THE TYNE AND WEAR DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
WITH SUPPORT FROM THE SWARLAND BRICK COMPANY,
NORTH TYNESIDE COUNCIL AND SCOTTISH AND NEWCASTLE BREWERIES"