West Newcastle Picture History Collection

"The West Newcastle Picture History Collection is based in West End Library and is accessible to all. There are around 17,000 images and maps of the West End, mainly of Benwell, Elswick and Scotswood. The collection includes a large selection of images by Jimmy Forsyth but also covers other west end wards in detail. It is open, on request to library staff..." (West End Library)

from http://www.newcastle.gov.uk...
West End Library
- Details of the library services and opening times.

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West End
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Jimmy Forsyth

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38674b: Scotswood Bridge Newcastle upon Tyne, Jimmy Forsyth, 1967

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Jimmy Forsyth 2007

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