Central Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, 1854

  • Description

    Section from the engraving of Newcastle during the Great Fire of 6th-7th October 1854 as published in the Illustrated London News of 14th October 1854, artist uncredited. Depicted from an imaginary elevated position above Gateshead and looking north across the Tyne with All Saints church in the foreground. Shows Grainger Street, Market Street, Dean Street and The Side. Compare with 1833 map to see how Central Newcastle was extensively redeveloped between 1833 and 1854. This out of copyright image is unrestricted Creative Commons - available for reuse by any person, in any way (including re-editing), in any context and without restrictions of any kind.
  • Owner

    Victoria Sage
  • Source

    Victoria Sage (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Attribution License
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/74726036@N04/7162486721/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 9 years, 5 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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