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Situated on the North Bank of the River Wear, between the Wear Bridge and Sunderland University's St. Peter's campus, resides the impressive art installation "Shadows in Another Light" which takes up approximately 200 metres of the walkway.

When viewed through the adjacent telescope, the shadow of a ship crane can be been seen through a convex mirror situated at the base of the tree sculpture. This shadow being formed by dark segments cleverly integrated onto the light paving.  

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