Balmbras Bar, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

  • Description

    "This bar was made famous in the well known 'Geordie' anthem written by Geordie Ridley ,'The Blaydon Races'. According to the lyrics of the song ,Balmbra's was the starting point in Newcastle for the eventful bus trip to Blaydon." Photo by Bill Henderson, 2013.
  • Owner

    Bill Henderson
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 6 years, 9 months ago
    Viewed: 813 times
    Picture Taken: 2013-09-04
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