Nine Sunderland jobs you rarely see any more, from clippies to smithies

Could you have made it as a lighthouse keeper or a chimney sweep

Back before these hi-tech days, these were the Sunderland jobs you might have loved.

They were masters of their trade and these Wearside workers had decades of experience in professions you may not be so familiar with.

Ever fancied being an ostler, a clippie or a lighthouse keeper?

How about a steeplejack, chimney sweep or a farrier.

We have them all - and more - in these Echo archive photos.

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