St Stephen's Church, Low Elswick, Tyne & Wear

  • Description

    "The body of the church has gone, but R J Johnson's soaring tower and spire still grace the skyline west of Newcastle. It rises lofty and elegant, holding its own amongst the tower blocks and clearly visible from the Tyne bridges. Built in 1878, the tower forms a memorable piece of design and construction, the brainchild of a versatile northern architect and well worthy of finding...."
  • Owner

    Churches Conservation Trust
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 7 years ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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