North Pier With Crane Attached And Lighthouse

Date:
23 Aug 1999
Location:
North Pier With Crane Attached And Lighthouse, Pier Road, Tynemouth, North Tyneside, Tyne And Wear, NE30 4DQ
Reference:
IOE01/00188/31
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

In the entry for

TYNEMOUTH 10/111 & Pier Road (South end) 8/111 Tynemouth II North Pier with Crane attached and Lighthouse "The crane is not of special interest" shall be added at the end of the description.

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TYNEMOUTH PIER ROAD (south end) NZ 36 NE and NZ 3769 SW Tynemouth 10/111 & 8/111 North Pier with crane attached and Lighthouse.

G.V. II Pier and lighthouse. 1854-1895; partly rebuilt in 1909. Engineers W.A. Brookes to 1858, J. F. Ure from 1858, and P.J. Messent from 1862,for Tyne Improvement Commissioners. Rock-faced stone pier and north shelter wall, iron crane. Painted rendered ashlar lighthouse with glass lantern. Pier c900 metres long. Tall tapered lighthouse, on round platform, has recessed door in south side. Sources: J. Guthrie The River Tyne (1880); R. W. Johnson The Making of the Tyne (Newcastle 1895).

Listing NGR: NZ3710069300

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Black_J.H. IOE Records for Black, J.H.; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mrs J.H. Black. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Black, J.H.

Rights Holder: Black, J.H.

Keywords

Ashlar, Glass, Iron, Render, Stone, Victorian Lighthouse, Maritime, Navigation Aid, Communications, Signalling Structure, Pier, Landing Point, Crane, Transport, Lifting And Winding Structure, Monument <By Form>