Main Passenger Building, Former Tynemouth Station, Oxford Street, Tynemouth

  • Description

    "Opened in 1847 and designed for the Newcastle and Berwick Railway Company by architects John and Benjamin Green, who also designed the Theatre Royal in Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, this well kept building now forms part of the Mariner's Point housing development. The street-facing facade of the building has four shields set into the stonework, two of which contain three castles. There is a fine oriel window in the gable peak and the building is Grade II Listed. For a selection of detailed free to download walking routes in the area visit" Photo by Geoff Holland, 2021.
  • Owner

    Geoff Holland
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 2 years, 10 months ago
    Viewed: 325 times
    Picture Taken: 2021-02-23
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