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Mosley Street


  • Mosley Street in Newcastle was built in 1784-1785; it was designed by David Stephenson. It was one of the premier shopping and commercial streets of the Georgian town.
  • The original Theatre Royal, opened in 1788, was located on Dury Lane, off Mosley Street (replaced by a new theatre building on Grey Street in 1837).
  • 3rd February 1879; Mosley Street became the worlds first public road to be lit by the incandescent light bulb invented by Joseph Swan.
  • In the late 19th century, several national banks and insurance companies built premises on Mosley Street.
Streets Old Theatre Royal, Newcastle St Nicholas' Square Former Newcastle Joint Stock Bank Cloth Market 1785 Electricity - Pioneers and early adoption in North East England 12 Mosley Street, Newcastle 2-4 Mosley Street, Newcastle 21 Mosley Street, Newcastle 3-5 Mosley Street, Newcastle Drury Lane Former National Provincial Bank, Mosley Street No 1 Mosley Street / 128 & 130 Pilgrim Street
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052669:Mosley Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1905

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714715:Theatre Royal Mosley Street Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown Undated

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047157:Mosley Street Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown 1959

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714007:Mosley Street Newcastle upon Tyne Riddell 1958

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016372:Grey Street Newcastle upon Tyne Signey J. 1967

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014923:Leeds Permanent Building Society Grey Street/Mosley Street Newcastle upon Tyne 1965

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062122:Manyana Grey Street/Mosley Street Unknown 1995

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022024:Mosley Street Central Newcastle Upon Tyne Signey J. 1972

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061143:Grey Street/Mosley Street Newcastle upon Tyne Maybury Malcolm 1995

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714006:Mosley Street Newcastle upon Tyne Riddell 1958

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050212:Theatre Royal Mosley Street Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown c.1827

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714005:Mosley Street Newcastle upon Tyne Riddell 1985?

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027563:Newcastle Mosley Street Rutherford Memorial Fountain 1901

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058398: Mosley Street and Pilgrim Street c1900

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009155:Mosley Street Newcastle upon Tyne 1912

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026873b:Mosley Street Newcastle upon Tyne C.1910

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026873a:Mosley Street Newcastle upon Tyne C.1910

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013988:Mosley Street Newcastle upon Tyne 1964

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Prudential Assurance Co

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Scottish Provident House

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Alliance Assurance Co

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North British and Mercantile Assurance Co

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015527:Mosley Street Newcastle upon Tyne Signey J. 1966

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Midland Bank, Mosley Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1937

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027920:Grey Street/Mosley Street Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown c.1900

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Former Newcastle Joint Stock Bank
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Former Newcastle Joint Stock Bank
- Overview Map Street View This building on the corner of St Nicholas' Square and Mosley Steet in Newcastle was built in c.1845 for the Newcastle Joint Stock Bank. It was ...
Old Theatre Royal, Newcastle
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Old Theatre Royal, Newcastle
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Tyne and Wear HER(6489): Newcastle, Mosley Street
- "Mosley Street was built in 1784-5. It was designed by David Stephenson. One of the premier shopping and commercial streets of the Georgian town. In 1788 the Theatre Royal was ...

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Tyne & Wear HER: 6489
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