Flynns bar is an example of a modern bar along the Quayside which has recently been renovated to keep it up to date. It shows the continual changes of Quayside business. Group name: Longbenton Community College.
The ‘Great Coffee’ shop with modern flats above. This is a café on the Newcastle side of the Quayside next to the Law Courts. The building has developed to help needs of tourists and to attract more people to the … Continue reading
Newcastle Law Courts built in the 1980s. Date: 1986-90 Group: Tweenies
A plaque describing the history of a former sailors bethel built in 1877. Date: 1877 Group: Tweenies Plaque reads: Tyne and Wear development corporation. Former Sailors Bethel. Replacing an earlier building on Manor Chare, this non conformist sailors chapel, built … Continue reading
A plaque describing the history of St. Thomas Chapel. Date: 1830 Group: Tweenies Plaque reads: City of Newcastle upon Tyne. St. Thomas Chapel. Chapel of St. Thomas the Martyr (Archbishop Thomas Becket, died 1170) stood on Old Tyne Bridge near … Continue reading
The Sage music hall.
The Baltic Art Gallery used to be a flour mill so having ‘Baltic Flour Mills’ on the side preserves the history. Its renovation was completed in 2002. The kittiwake seagulls show that depsite there always being industries and new brands, … Continue reading
This photo shows some posted notes on a wall in the Blatic. People have wrote their favourite ‘Baltic Moments’ and put them on the wall. It shows us that people actually participate and enjoy the facilities at the Quayside, and … Continue reading
There were lots of factories and warehouses on the east side of the Quayside in the 1980s, and there was mostly heavy industrial sector work, and a little fishing. There are now mostly hotels, restaurants and bars. They have changed … Continue reading
There are a number of hotels that have developed along the Quayside to cater for the many tourists that came to visit and makes it a vibrant place where business people come for drinks on an evening. Group: The Quaysiders