Northumberland Baths, City Pool and City Hall, Northumberland Road

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    "A panoramic view (perspective-corrected) of the front elevation of The City Pool and City Hall. These were built by C. Nicholas and J.E. Dixon Spain in 1928 in a Neo-Georgian design with a colonnaded entrance. The Pool is on the same site of older baths which had been designed by John Dobson NZ2464 : John Dobson Street in 1839, which proved unsuccessful. The Turkish bath in the current building is very much admired. Tyne and Wear HER(6248): Newcastle, Northumberland Road, City Baths LinkExternal link The City Hall, on the right hand side is a popular venue for music and comedy acts and has featured many famous musicians and pop groups. Tyne and Wear HER(6265): Newcastle, Northumberland Road, City Hall." Photo by Andrew Curtis, 2010, and licensed for reuse under a Creative Commons Licence.
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    What does this mean? Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-SA 2.0)
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    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Pat Thomson
    Last modified: 8 years, 8 months ago
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