064232:Laying electric tram lines, Elswick Road, Elswick, 1901

  • Description

    Type : Photograph Medium : Print-black-and-white Description : The 1930 photograph shows the laying of electric tramlines on Elswick Road Elswick. In the centre a man is walking across the temporary path which runs across the tramlines. There are buildings on both sides of the road and in the background. Transport 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 : 064232
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4088338473/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 3 years, 8 months ago
    Viewed: 822 times
    Picture Taken: Unknown
  • Co-Curate tags

Comments

Add a comment or share a memory.

  • Jack Jones on July 15, 2016, 1:53 p.m.

    Although this is Elswick Road it isn't strictly speaking Elswick. That's the Big Lamp, where Elswick Road meets the West Road. I would personally categorise this as Summer Hill.

  • Simon Cotterill on July 15, 2016, 2:31 p.m.

    Thanks Jack - I'll add a page on Summer Hill!

Login to add a comment. Sign-up if you don't already have an account.

ABOUT US

Co-Curate is a project which brings together online collections, museums, universities, schools and community groups to make and re-make stories and images from North East England and Cumbria. Co-Curate is a trans-disciplinary project that will open up 'official' museum and 'un-officia'l co-created community-based collections and archives through innovative collaborative approaches using social media and open archives/data.

LATEST SHARED RESOURCES