A long stint of boot cleaning lay ahead for these Southmoor School students in 1989.
A long stint of boot cleaning lay ahead for these Southmoor School students in 1989.

Nine magic memories of Middleton Camp - where Sunderland young people embraced the great outdoors

We have found more archive photos of a place many of you may remember.

Thursday, 23rd July 2020, 6:00 am

It is Middleton Camp and it was an adventure centre that thousands of Wearside children will have visited.

The place which was later known as the Kingsway Centre had rope swing, wall climbs, canoeing and country walks.

But there were lots of other activities to do too. The Echo archives revealed these photos of people cleaning their walking boots, playing games and having meals.

Are you pictured or perhaps you can spot someone you know. Take a look.

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