008881:Tyne Bridge Newcastle upon Tyne ?G. Hastings Auty Fine Art Photographers around 1904

  • Description

    Type : Photograph Medium : Print-black-and-white Description : This black-and-white photographic print was created in or before 1904. It shows a 1604 engraving of the River Tyne the old Tyne Bridge and Newcastle upon Tyne. The view is looking from Gateshead side of the Tyne towards Newcastle. The Tyne Bridge is in the centre on the left-hand side of the picture and is seen with houses shops and towers built upon it.The first medieval Bridge was possibly built in the late 12th century. It was rebuilt after the fire of 1248 and remained in use until 1771 when it was destroyed by a great flood. This photographic print shows a detail of the same engraving that was reproduced for an Auty Series postcard (see Accession No. 068212) published in or before 1904. Collection : Newcastle Local Studies Pictures Collection 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 : 008881
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4076531812/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 7 years, 4 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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