This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
NZ 2465 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE BARRAS BRIDGE (north side)
14/284 Armstrong Memorial
Statue and screen walls and piers. 1905-6, signed by Hamo Thornycroft. Sand- stone steps, walls, piers and pedestal; bronze statue and low reliefs. 2 curved steps up to tall square pedestal and standing life-size figure of Lord Armstrong.
Square piers with plinths and bracketed pilasters and cornices terminate screen walls which have low-relief panels: at left showing guns being lowered onto a ship, at right the Newcastle Swing Bridge.
Listing NGR: NZ2487965068
© Mr Bob Cottrell. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Cottrell, Bob
Rights Holder: Cottrell, Bob
Bronze, Sandstone, Victorian Wall, Monument <By Form>, Barrier, Statue, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Sculpture, Garden Ornament, Street Furniture, Commemorative Monument, Commemorative