044386:Old Tyne Bridge Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown c.1983

  • Description

    Type : Photograph Medium : Print-colour Description : A 1983 photograph of a painting of the medieval Tyne Bridge Newcastle upon Tyne as it looked around 1760. The view is looking across to Newcastle from Gateshead. Houses shops and two of the towers can be seen on the bridge. Buildings in Newcastle can be seen in the background including the Keep and St Nicholas Cathedral.The first medieval Tyne Bridge was built in the late 12th century and was rebuilt after the fire of 1248. The second bridge remained in use until 1771 when it was damaged by the floods. Bridges Collection : Newcastle Local Studies Pictures Collection Source of Information : +Duplicates 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 : 044386
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? All Rights Reserved (Seek permission to reuse)
  • Further information

    Link: /original-no-longer-available/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 7 years, 7 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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