066525:Tyne Bridge Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown 1771

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    Type : Print Medium : Engraving-handcoloured Description : A copy of an etching of the Tyne Bridge Newcastle upon Tyne in 1771. The etching shows the Tyne Bridge after the floods of 1771. The fifth seventh eighth and ninth arches have collapsed taking shops and houses with them.Bridges Collection : Local Studies Source of Information : A copy of Northumberland Print B100. The Medieval Tyne Bridge was possibly originally built in the late 12th century. It was rebuilt after the fire of 1248 and repaired several times before it was damaged after the floods of 1771. 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 : 066525
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4089695513/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 3 years, 9 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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