018723:John Dobson Street Newcastle upon Tyne taken in 1970

  • Description

    Type : Photograph Medium : Print-black-and-white Description : A view of John Dobson Street /Northumberland Road Newcastle upon Tyne taken in 1970. The photograph shows the Lord Mayor's Coach containing the Lord Mayor and the Sheriff travelling down John Dobson Street to the official opening of the road. Crowds have gathered by the side of the road to see the procession. Northumberland Baths and the City Hall on Northumberland Road can be seen in the background. Opposite the Northumberland Baths is the headquarters of the 'Northumberland Universities Contingent. Officers Training Corps'. Several soldiers in dress uniform are standing at the back of the crowd. 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 : 018723
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4078098425/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 7 years, 1 month ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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