043532:High Level Bridge Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown artist 1866

  • Description

    Type : Print Medium : Engraving Description : A photocopy of an illustration from an article in the 'Illustrated London News' dated 7th July 1866 about the fire by the High Level Bridge. In the foreground there is a large crowd of people who have gathered on the old Tyne Bridge to watch the fire at a steam flour mill directly below the High Level Bridge. Smoke is billowing out of the burning building and engulfing part of the bridge. Bridges Collection : Newcastle Local Studies Pictures Collection Source of Information : Date of fire: 24/6/1866. Reported in The Illustrated London News from which this xerox copy was taken. + duplicate filed under 'Newcastle. Fires.' 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 : 043532
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4080816281/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 7 years, 5 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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