Nine curious items sold by Sunderland businesses over the years, including spiders, clogs, dolls houses

Doll’s houses, lollipops and African art also make the list

Wearside. It’s wonderful for industry.

But did you know, all of this was sold in the Sunderland area over the years.

Clogs, African art, Royal Wedding lollipops - they all originated from our neighbourhood.

Have a look for yourself in this Echo archive tribute to 80 years of Wearside entrepreneurship.

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