068233:Tyne Bridge Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown 1928

  • Description

    Type : Photograph Medium : Print-black-and-white Description : A postcard commemorating the opening of the Tyne Bridge Newcastle upon Tyne by George V on 10 October 1928. The photograph shows a procession led by the King's carriage which has crossed the bridge into Gateshead. A crowd has gathered on the bridge to watch the procession. All Soul's Church is to the right of the bridge.The Tyne Bridge was designed by Mott Hay and Anderson and was constructed between 1924 and 1928. The Tyne Bridge was based on the Sidney Harbour Bridge.Bridges Collection : Local Studies Printed Copy : If you would like a printed copy of this image please contact Newcastle Libraries http://www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt" >www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt quoting Accession Number : 068233
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4090967440/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 7 years, 4 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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