Image of plaque on Copthorne Hotel Wall showing the River-god Tyne. Date:1891-1991 Group name: Lauren, Bexy, Maya, Jessica Plaque reads: The River-god Tyne. The Institution of Civil Engineers Northern Counties Association. 1891-1991. Robert Legender – facit.
Plaque put up in 1986 to let tourists know that the building was owned by ship owners in the 18th century. The wealth of the ship owners is displayed by the grandness of the building. Date: 1986 Plaque reads: Tyne … Continue reading
This is a photograph of ‘The Cooperage’, one of Newcastle’s oldest buildings. It is an old building with wooden pillars, white exterior and a brown, slightly modern looking enterance. It dates back to the 14th century and was used as … Continue reading
Bessie Surtees House is the name of two merchants’ houses which were built in the 16th and 17th century. Bessie Surtees was the daughter of a Newcastle Banker and lived in this house in the 18th century. In 1772 she … Continue reading
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.
A view of the bridges which span the River Tyne. 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 monument sums up Newcastle, balancing the historical past and the modern day. It shows significant parts which indicates the specialilty of the city. Group: Black Quays
This is a picture of the boats with pedestrains walking by. The boats are used for a daily boat trip. This shows that now there are more tourist attractions at the Quayside. Group: Black Quays