1968


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In Northern England:

  • 4th October 1968: Led Zeppelin's first UK gig - held at The Mayfair in Newcastle.
  • 14th November 1968: official opening of Newcastle Civic Centre by HM King Olav V of Norway.

More events: 1968 Timeline

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063890:Callers Northumberland Street Newcastle upon Tyne Steve Wood Collection 1968

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063887:Callers Northumberland Street Newcastle upon Tyne Steve Wood Collection 1968

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043537:Haymarket (proposed Barras Bridge area) Newcastle upon Tyne City Engineers 1968

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054167:Central Library New Bridge Street Newcastle upon Tyne Allan James 1968

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043364:Grey Street Newcastle upon Tyne City Engineers 1968

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043693:New Bridge Street/Northumberland Street/Blackett Street Newcastle upon Tyne City Engineers 1968

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Newcastle Civic Centre, 31st July 1963

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King Olav Opens New Civic Centre (1968)

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Prisons (1968)

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Raft race at Dunelm House, 1968

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Swans in Flight  (sculpture)
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Swans in Flight (sculpture)
- The 'Swans in Flight' sculpture by David Wynne was completed in 1968. The bronze statue had been commissioned for new Civic Centre in Newcastle. It is based on Hans Hartvig ...
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That Was the Year That Was - 1968

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Bill Bryson Library, Durham University
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Bill Bryson Library, Durham University
- Overview Map Street View The Bill Bryson Library is situated on Stockton Road on the Science Site of Durham University. The library was originally built in 1968, and was significantly ...
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LED ZEPPELIN-Dazed And Cofused 1968.avi

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