068215:Tyne Bridge Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown 1771

  • Description

    Type : Reprographic copy Description : A postcard of the medieval Tyne Bridge Newcastle upon Tyne in 1771. The engraving shows the Tyne Bridge from the Gateshead side. Houses and shops are built on either side of the bridge.The first medieval Tyne Bridge was built in the late 12th century. It was rebuilt after the fire of 1248 and remained in use until it was damaged by the floods of 1771.Bridges Collection : Newcastle Local Studies Pictures Collection 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 : 068215
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4090963366/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 7 years, 6 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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