009034:Civic Centre Barras Bridge Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown 1960

  • Description

    Type : Photograph Medium : Print-black-and-white Description : A view of the Civic Centre Barras Bridge Newcastle upon Tyne taken in 1960. The photograph shows the Civic Centre under construction. A group of policemen and a policewoman can be seen in the foreground to the right. A photographer is standing near to the group with a film camera to his left. The partially constructed building is in the background to the right with a plastic covered temporary structure to the left. There are two flagpoles in front of the building.The Civic Centre was designed by George Kenyon and built between 1960-8.Buildings Collection : Local Studies Source of Information : The photograph seems to have been taken after a ceremony relating to the new Civic Centre. 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 : 009034
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4076539054/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 7 years, 6 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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