Slideshow: What was there before Gunwharf Quays

On the 15th anniversary of its opening, they are the pictures that help tell the story of Gunwharf Quays.

Monday, 15th February 2016, 12:14 pm
Updated Wednesday, 17th February 2016, 8:04 am
The present location of the tower block in Gunwharf nicknamed the lipstick building. It is located roughly where the tree is standing centre photo. . To the left is the present Customs House pub. The main gate is just out of sight to the right. Picture: Paul Costen

Our slideshow includes archive photographs of the old HMS Vernon site and of the opening day of the retail complex in 2001.

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The present location of the tower block in Gunwharf nicknamed the lipstick building. It is located roughly where the tree is standing centre photo. . To the left is the present Customs House pub. The main gate is just out of sight to the right. Picture: Paul Costen
The present location of the tower block in Gunwharf nicknamed the lipstick building. It is located roughly where the tree is standing centre photo. . To the left is the present Customs House pub. The main gate is just out of sight to the right. Picture: Paul Costen