Postcards of Whitley Bay (3)

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Postcard Sunken Gardens Whitley Bay
Photograph Sunken Gardens 100309
Postcard showing the Sunken Gardens at Whitley Bay, postmarked July 1939.  The gardens had apparently been built in 1933 to provide shelter from the cold N.E.  wind coming off the sea. Photograph from same viewpoint taken in March 2009.  The gardens have now been filled in, presumably to reduce maintenance.
Postcard Sunken Gardens and Promenade
Photograph Sunken Gardens 170309
A postcard published by Bamforth & Co. and postmarked February 1940, showing the seaward side of the gardens. A photograph from roughly the same viewpoint taken in March 2009.
Postcard Sunken Gardens Whitley Bay
Photograph Sunken Gardens 170309
A postcard published by Valentine's, showing the south west corner of the gardens.  Date unknown. Photograph from a similar position taken in March 2009.  Difficult to find the exact location due to the lack of features but part of the wall in the middle distance still exists.
Postcard Sunken Gardens Whitley Bay
Photograph Links Gardens 170309
Postcard of the gardens, here referred to as the Links Gardens, postmarked July 1951. A photograph, taken in March 2009, from a similar viewpoint.  The area was significantly modified in the 1930's, with the construction of a substantial sea wall and a children's paddling pool.
Postcard Mystery Location The postcard at the left is published by The Photopro Company, Northumberland, in the "Island Series" and bears an image of the lighthouse at St Mary's Island, Whitley Bay.
Unfortunately it bears no mention of the location and I am unable to identify where it was taken.  If anyone can identify the location or knows anything about The Photopro Company, I would be grateful if they would send me an email to let me know. 
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