This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
TYNEMOUTH OXFORD STREET (west side) NZ 3669 SE Tynemouth.
9/105 Nos. 5 and 6 (Main passenger building of Tynemouth old 9.7.79 Railway Station) G.V. II Railway station passenger building. 1846-7 by John and Benjamin Green and R. Nicholson for the Newcastle and Berwick Railway Company. Sandstone ashlar; Welsh slate roof with stone gable copings. Tudor style. 2 storeys, 3 wide bays: and right wing of one storey, 3 bays. Projecting gabled centre bay has buttressed portico to 3-light window flanked by half-glazed double doors. Carved arms of Newcastle in spandrels of portico. Oriel window in gable peak. 3-light ground-floor windows in outer bays under corbelled-out gabled oriel half-dormers. 2-light windows in right wing. All windows stone-mullioned and boarded up. Sloped gable copings on curved kneelers; ball finials to principal gables. Ashlar chimneys, that at left truncated; ridge ventilator to wing. Historical note: Newcastle and North Shields Railway Company of 1835, with terminus in North Shields, amalgamated in 1845 with Newcastle and Berwick Company. Source: H.E. Craster History of Northumberland vol. VIII p. 355. Empty and derelict at time of survey.
Listing NGR: NZ3676669170
© Mrs J.H. Black. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
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Photographer: Black, J.H.
Rights Holder: Black, J.H.
Ashlar, Sandstone, Welsh Slate, Victorian Railway Station, Transport, Railway Transport Site, Coat Of Arms, Commemorative, Commemorative Monument
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