003698:Newgate Town Walls Newcastle-Upon-Tyne C.1820

  • Description

    Type : Drawing Description : Drawing of the Newgate in the town walls at Newcastle-Upon-Tyne. This was the most important gate in the wall. In 1390 a barbican was added to increase it's strength from then it became known as the Newgate. In 1399 it was turned into a gaol. It was finally destroyed in 1823.Prisons 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 : 003698
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4076357456/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 3 years, 5 months ago
    Viewed: 729 times
    Picture Taken: Unknown
  • Co-Curate tags

Comments

Add a comment or share a memory.

Login to add a comment. Sign-up if you don't already have an account.

ABOUT US

Co-Curate is a project which brings together online collections, museums, universities, schools and community groups to make and re-make stories and images from North East England and Cumbria. Co-Curate is a trans-disciplinary project that will open up 'official' museum and 'un-officia'l co-created community-based collections and archives through innovative collaborative approaches using social media and open archives/data.

LATEST SHARED RESOURCES