Description"An art-work by David Hamilton in 1985. The brick and tile structure conceals a ventilation shaft for the Metro system. The ceramic relief marks the achievements of Sir Charles Algernon Parsons (1854-1931), the designer of Turbinia, a steam turbine powered yacht. The designs pressed into the clay are based on Parson's engineering drawings. Tyne and Wear HER(10905): Newcastle, Blackett Street, 'Parsons Polygon'" Photo by Andrew Curtis, 2010, and licensed for reuse under a Creative Commons Licence.
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