051205:Gallowgate, Newcastle upon Tyne, c.1890

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  • Description

    Type : Photograph Medium : Print-black-and-white Description : A view of Gallowgate taken c.1890. The photograph is looking up Gallowgate and shows a row of buildings on the left-hand side. The buildings include '?wgate Steam Mills' which has '?derson Flour and Grocery Warehouse' (this is T Anderson, Grocer, 119 Gallowgate: information from Wards Trade Directory 1905-06) on the ground floor. There are enamel signs advertising products produced by 'Hindhaughs' attached to the walls. People are standing in the doorways and in front of the buildings. A covered cart is parked by the side of the road. An unidentified pub is on the opposite corner to the row of buildings . Leazes Park can be seen on the right-hand side of the street. There are tram lines on the road with tram standards placed at intervals along the centre of the road.Description and Views 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 : 051205
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4082056111/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 5 years, 5 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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