With 200 images, selected from the archives, portraying the city in a bygone age, we embark on an intriguing pictorial journey around Newcastle upon Tyne.
With 200 images, selected from the archives, portraying the city in a bygone age, we embark on an intriguing pictorial journey around Newcastle upon Tyne. The Tyne of course dominates the scene, new bridges are built and old ones demolished to cope with the changing demands of Newscastle transport and industry. The quayside, redeveloped after the great fire of 1854, was busy as a market and the commercial centre of the Great Northern Coalfield. The gap between the rich and the poor was wider then.
What others are saying . The Mighty Bridges Of Newcastle Upon Tyne - Railway Travel Poster. These photographs were taken by James Bacon & Sons of Newcastle and document its construction from March 1927 to October 1928. They belonged to James Geddie, who was Chief Assistant Engineer on the construction of the Bridge with Dorman, Long & Co. Ltd. of Middlesbrough. Earl Grey Monument, Newcastle upon Tyne, This gallery of images from Britain From Above shows how the city has been transformed over the years and includes Exhibition Park, the Town Moor and St James&apos
East Enders' Postcards (Archive Photographs: Images of London). Superb book, fine collection of early post card pictures combined with informative text. Newcastle Upon Tyne In Old Photographs (Archive Photographs: Images of England). by Peter Hepplewhite.
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The history of Newcastle upon Tyne dates back almost 2,000 years, during which it has been controlled by the Romans, the Angles and the Norsemen amongst others. Originally known by its Roman name Pons Aelius, the name "Newcastle" has been used since the Norman conquest of England.
Newcastle Upon Tyne book. This book is part of the Images of England series, which uses old photographs and archived images to show the history of various local areas in England, through their streets, shops, pubs, and people.
Author Peter Hepplewhite. item 5 Newcastle Upon Tyne In Old Photographs (Archive Photographs: Images of England) -Newcastle Upon Tyne In Old Photographs (Archive Photographs: Images of England).
Archive photograph of a steam train passing through Central Station. Photographed by Henry Bedford Lemere in 1894. We hold major collections of national importance, covering archaeology, architecture, social and local history. Our collections include photographs, drawings, plans and documents. You can use our collections to
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Hire a perfect Newcastle upon Tyne wedding photographer. The park of Jesmond Dene is a favourite wedding photo location for a lot of couples and photographers thanks to its romantic atmosphere. Sceneries of the Sycamore Gap and Roughting Linn will surely make your photographer for the wedding realize his or her fullest potential, so don't hesitate to drop by.
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