Three pictures of commercial traffic anchored at the head of the River Medina around 1900.

Newport Quay  This picture must be dated around 1900 and shows the barges moored at the top of the Medina River by Sea Street, the wall the men are leaning on, is no longer there

Newport Quay looking up the river railway bridge in the backgroundturn of the century  This is looking up the river towards Newport, again one gets the impression of the amount traffic using the river, in the background the isle of Wight Railway viaduct can be seen crossing the river

Newport Key c1910 This picture has been taken a little lower down the river, Newport parish church can be seen on the skyline