003032:39 Close (Wasteneys' Old Place) Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown c.1885

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    Type : Photograph Medium : Print-black-and-white Description : A view of no. 39 Close (Wasteneys' Old Place) Newcastle upon Tyne taken c.1885. The view is of Wasteneys' Old Place one of the entries off the Close. In the centre to the right a man is standing with a horse and cart in front of a building. The building is being shored up by three large wooden beams. There is a building in the background. Collection : Local Studies Source of Information : The yard or entry was named after Wasteneys Smith an engineering firm based at 39 Close. The firm moved to Sandhill in c.1881 hence being named 'Wasteneys Old Place'. 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 : 003032
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4075544459/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 7 years, 5 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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