Townscape of Gateshead, Tyne and Wear

Townscape of Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Photograph taken August 1993 © Copyright Crown copyright.NMR ref: AA93/04494

Many of the features of Gateshead are included in this picture, including the Tyne Bridge, the High Level Bridge and the Guildhall. The town is mentioned in a charter dated 1153-1195, but like many industrial towns much of the existing buildings date from the 18th and 19th centuries.

Location

Tyne and Wear Gateshead

Period

1990s (1990 - 1999)

Tags

aerial view town railway bridge house housing flat industry 1990s (1990 - 1999)