041132:The Playhouse Benton Bank Jesmond Unknown c.1969

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  • Description

    Type : Photograph Medium : Print-black-and-white Description : A photograph of the Playhouse on Benton Bank Jesmond c.1969. The view is of the back and side of the building. There are cars travelling along the road in front of the Playhouse. Jesmond Dene and the crenellated tower of a building can be seen in the background.The Playhouse was demolished in 1970 due to road improvements.Theatres Collection : Local Studies Source of Information : The theatre in the photograph is identified as the 'Playhouse Jesmond'. It is possible that it was also known as the 'Flora Robson Theatre' (see acc. no. 058726). 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 : 041132
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4080706365/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 6 years, 10 months ago
    Viewed: 763 times
    Picture Taken: Unknown
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