RSS Feed for quayside http://solvonauts.org/%3Faction%3Drss_search%26term%3Dquayside RSS Feed for quayside The cargo ship \'Baskerville\' at Newcastle Quayside The cargo ship \'Baskerville\' at Newcastle Quayside http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5575/30616988262_d63b1f04a7_b.jpg http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5575/30616988262_d63b1f04a7_b.jpg View from Newcastle Swing Bridge, 1976 View from Newcastle Swing Bridge, 1976 http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1665/24226393495_8b0853d593_b.jpg http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1665/24226393495_8b0853d593_b.jpg The Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1961 View along Newcastle upon Tyne Quayside June 1961 TWAM ref DT TUR 2 26897A You can also see the Baltic Flour Mills Gateshead Tyne Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the Newcastle based photographers Turners Ltd The firm had an excellent reputation and was regularly commissioned by local businesses to take photographs of their products and their premises Turners also sometimes took aerial and street views on their own account and many of those images have survived giving us a fascinating glimpse of life in the North East of England in the second half of the Twentieth Century Copyright We re happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/15657916212/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/15657916212/ Tyne Bridge and Newcastle Quayside, 1950 Tyne Bridge and Newcastle Quayside, 1950 http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5656/19948894114_b08e9ebf5f_b.jpg http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5656/19948894114_b08e9ebf5f_b.jpg Bridges across the River Tyne, 1978 Bridges across the River Tyne, 1978 http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1469/26135280222_0670d69f66_b.jpg http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1469/26135280222_0670d69f66_b.jpg The cargo ship 'Baskerville' at Newcastle Quayside View of the cargo ship Baskerville berthed at Newcastle Quay c1954 TWAM ref DS RDD 4 PH 1 578 7 She was launched at Readhead s shipyard South Shields on 6 April 1954 This set celebrates the achievements of the shipyard of John Readhead Sons The firm has played a significant role in the North East s illustrious shipbuilding history and the development of South Shields The company began in 1865 when John Readhead a shipyard manager entered into business with J Softley at a small yard on the Lawe at South Shields Following the dissolution of the partnership in 1872 it continued as John Readhead Co on the same site until 1880 when the High West Yard was purchased After Readhead s four sons were taken into the business in 1888 the company traded as John Readhead Sons becoming a limited company in 1908 In 1968 the company was absorbed by the Swan Hunter Group and in 1977 became part of the nationalised British Shipbuilders In the same year the last vessel was launched and the site was sold off in 1984 Readheads was prolific and built over 600 ships from 1865 to 1968 including 87 vessels for the Hain Steamship Company Ltd and over forty for the Strick Line Ltd The shipyard also built four ships for the Prince Line founded by Sir James Knott The firm built vessels which were involved in the major conflicts of the Twentieth Century During the First World War they built patrol vessels and x lighters motor landing craft used in the Gallipoli campaign for the Admiralty During the Second World War the firm built tankers for the Normandy Landings Copyright We re happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/30616988262/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/30616988262/ View from Newcastle Swing Bridge, 1976 View of the Tyne Bridge and Newcastle Quayside taken from the Swing Bridge Newacstle upon Tyne November 1976 TWAM ref DT TUR 4 CN10368A Tyne Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the Newcastle based photographers Turners Ltd The firm had an excellent reputation and was regularly commissioned by local businesses to take photographs of their products and their premises Turners also sometimes took aerial and street views on their own account and many of those images have survived giving us a fascinating glimpse of life in the North East of England in the second half of the Twentieth Century Copyright We re happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/24226393495/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/24226393495/ Aerial view of the River Tyne, 1983 Aerial view of the River Tyne, 1983 http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7714/27143385461_3f5cf1f816_b.jpg http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7714/27143385461_3f5cf1f816_b.jpg Bridges on the River Tyne Bridges on the River Tyne http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3808/32930963985_fbeaaa4cbb_b.jpg http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3808/32930963985_fbeaaa4cbb_b.jpg Swedish warship at Newcastle Quay Swedish warship at Newcastle Quay http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8068/29538159590_931d6eeb62_b.jpg http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8068/29538159590_931d6eeb62_b.jpg The Tyne Bridge under construction A view along Newcastle Quayside showing the Tyne Bridge under construction 9 February 1928 TWAM ref DX57 1 31 The postcard is unused This set celebrates the many postcards in our collections The people places and events they show can give us an insight into the past documenting the landscape the fashions the way we lived Some postcards are unused but others tell us something about the people who bought them through the messages they wrote They can give us a fascinating glimpse into people s lives Copyright We re happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/33891892705/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/33891892705/ High Level Bridge, 1969 High Level Bridge, 1969 http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5761/21518247650_92e2b0bd69_b.jpg http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5761/21518247650_92e2b0bd69_b.jpg Looking West along the River Tyne, 1978 Looking West along the River Tyne, 1978 http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1503/25932821101_3d7f03aeff_b.jpg http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1503/25932821101_3d7f03aeff_b.jpg The Tyne Bridge under construction http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2890/33891892705_f926970e22_b.jpg http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2890/33891892705_f926970e22_b.jpg The Newcastle side of the Tyne Bridge http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4245/34749786381_a69397e1c5_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4245/34749786381_a69397e1c5_b.jpg View of the Tyne Bridge from Gateshead http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4219/34801340616_0818fc85f6_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4219/34801340616_0818fc85f6_b.jpg View from the High Level Bridge http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4292/35336527044_8eebb0ea64_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4292/35336527044_8eebb0ea64_b.jpg Work on the Tyne Bridge arch underway at Gateshead http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4179/34447063202_4de8f4d33d_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4179/34447063202_4de8f4d33d_b.jpg No. 2 Dredger... http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2829/10666533056_26bf9a42c2_b.jpg http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2829/10666533056_26bf9a42c2_b.jpg Bridges on the River Tyne View along the River Tyne towards the Tyne Bridge June 1961 TWAM ref DT TUR 2 26897B Tyne Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the Newcastle based photographers Turners Ltd The firm had an excellent reputation and was regularly commissioned by local businesses to take photographs of their products and their premises Turners also sometimes took aerial and street views on their own account and many of those images have survived giving us a fascinating glimpse of life in the North East of England in the second half of the Twentieth Century Copyright We re happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/32930963985/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/32930963985/ Newcastle upon Tyne Quayside, 1950 http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3956/15461917816_bbcc7a7b29_b.jpg http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3956/15461917816_bbcc7a7b29_b.jpg Flags fly above the Tyne Bridge in celebration http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4280/34755027013_c513191608_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4280/34755027013_c513191608_b.jpg View of the Tyne Bridge from Gateshead View of the Tyne Bridge from Gateshead 2 February 1928 showing the two halves getting closer together TWAM ref 3730 15 6 The Tyne Bridge is one of the North East s most iconic landmarks These photographs were taken by James Bacon Sons of Newcastle and document its construction from March 1927 to October 1928 They belonged to James Geddie who was Chief Assistant Engineer on the construction of the Bridge with Dorman Long Co Ltd of Middlesbrough Copyright We re happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/34801340616/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/34801340616/ View from the High Level Bridge View of the Tyne Bridge from the High Level Bridge 6 March 1928 TWAM ref 3730 15 17 The Tyne Bridge is one of the North East s most iconic landmarks These photographs were taken by James Bacon Sons of Newcastle and document its construction from March 1927 to October 1928 They belonged to James Geddie who was Chief Assistant Engineer on the construction of the Bridge with Dorman Long Co Ltd of Middlesbrough Copyright We re happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/35336527044/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/35336527044/ Bracing between the Tyne Bridge arches http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4210/35110113465_35797098eb_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4210/35110113465_35797098eb_b.jpg The Newcastle side of the Tyne Bridge View of the Newcastle side of the Tyne Bridge captured during its construction on 2 February 1928 TWAM ref 3730 15 7 The Tyne Bridge is one of the North East s most iconic landmarks These photographs were taken by James Bacon Sons of Newcastle and document its construction from March 1927 to October 1928 They belonged to James Geddie who was Chief Assistant Engineer on the construction of the Bridge with Dorman Long Co Ltd of Middlesbrough Copyright We re happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/34749786381/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/34749786381/ The Royal Navy on the Tyne This photograph is part of the Shipbuilding on the River Tyne 1960 1977 collection which was kindly donated to Tyne Wear Archives Museums Taken by Ronald Sanderson this is a photograph of what appears to be a Royal Navy ship number 508 along the quayside in the River Tyne The photograph was probably taken in 1960 It is a 35mm slide Copyright We re happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email adam bell twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/6882990754/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/6882990754/ Fish Market Quayside possibly near the Fish Market fish seller and small crowd gathered around Reference TWAS dx872 26 Copyright We re happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk To purchase a hi res copy please email archives twmuseums org uk quoting the title and reference number https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/5226217198/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/5226217198/ The Guildhall, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1958 http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8597/15433092764_34fa44e0f0_b.jpg http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8597/15433092764_34fa44e0f0_b.jpg The two halves of the Tyne Bridge meet http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4212/34470644063_dd70ebd583_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4212/34470644063_dd70ebd583_b.jpg Newcastle Quayside, 1961 View of men working at the Quayside Newcastle upon Tyne June 1961 TWAM ref DT TUR 2 26901B Tyne Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the Newcastle based photographers Turners Ltd The firm had an excellent reputation and was regularly commissioned by local businesses to take photographs of their products and their premises Turners also sometimes took aerial and street views on their own account and many of those images have survived giving us a fascinating glimpse of life in the North East of England in the second half of the Twentieth Century Copyright We re happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/15044886923/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/15044886923/ Work on the Tyne Bridge arch underway at Gateshead The first sections of steelwork rise over Hillgate Quay Gateshead 10 August 1927 TWAM ref 3730 15 2 Most of the girders in this photograph are part of a temporary cradle used to support the first three sections of the bridge s main arch The Tyne Bridge is one of the North East s most iconic landmarks These photographs were taken by James Bacon Sons of Newcastle and document its construction from March 1927 to October 1928 They belonged to James Geddie who was Chief Assistant Engineer on the construction of the Bridge with Dorman Long Co Ltd of Middlesbrough Copyright We re happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/34447063202/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/34447063202/ Tyne Bridge, 1960 http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2947/15492602371_66839af38c_b.jpg http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2947/15492602371_66839af38c_b.jpg Atmospheric view of the Tyne Bridge, 1959 View of the Tyne Bridge November 1959 TWAM ref DT TUR 4 1302B Tyne Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the Newcastle based photographers Turners Ltd The firm had an excellent reputation and was regularly commissioned by local businesses to take photographs of their products and their premises Turners also sometimes took aerial and street views on their own account and many of those images have survived giving us a fascinating glimpse of life in the North East of England in the second half of the Twentieth Century Copyright We re happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/15582103385/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/15582103385/ Unloading at the Quayside, 1957 Discharging a ship at the Quayside Newcastle upon Tyne September 1957 TWAM ref DT TUR 4 871 Tyne Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the Newcastle based photographers Turners Ltd The firm had an excellent reputation and was regularly commissioned by local businesses to take photographs of their products and their premises Turners also sometimes took aerial and street views on their own account and many of those images have survived giving us a fascinating glimpse of life in the North East of England in the second half of the Twentieth Century Copyright We re happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/15361765018/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/15361765018/ Bracing between the Tyne Bridge arches Photograph of the K bracing between the arches of Tyne Bridge taken during its construction on 17 February 1928 TWAM ref 3730 15 9 The Tyne Bridge is one of the North East s most iconic landmarks These photographs were taken by James Bacon Sons of Newcastle and document its construction from March 1927 to October 1928 They belonged to James Geddie who was Chief Assistant Engineer on the construction of the Bridge with Dorman Long Co Ltd of Middlesbrough Copyright We re happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/35110113465/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/35110113465/ The Tyne Bridge arch nears completion The Tyne Bridge arch is nearly complete as a girder is lowered into place above the River Tyne 23 February 1928 TWAM ref 3730 15 10 The Tyne Bridge is one of the North East s most iconic landmarks These photographs were taken by James Bacon Sons of Newcastle and document its construction from March 1927 to October 1928 They belonged to James Geddie who was Chief Assistant Engineer on the construction of the Bridge with Dorman Long Co Ltd of Middlesbrough Copyright We re happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/34810190660/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/34810190660/ The Tyne Bridge arch nears completion http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4282/34810190660_04a8c47212_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4282/34810190660_04a8c47212_b.jpg Flags fly above the Tyne Bridge in celebration Flags fly above the Tyne Bridge to celebrate the completion of its arch 27 February 1928 TWAM ref 3730 15 13 The Tyne Bridge is one of the North East s most iconic landmarks These photographs were taken by James Bacon Sons of Newcastle and document its construction from March 1927 to October 1928 They belonged to James Geddie who was Chief Assistant Engineer on the construction of the Bridge with Dorman Long Co Ltd of Middlesbrough Copyright We re happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/34755027013/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/34755027013/ Unloading at the Quayside, 1957 http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3937/15361765018_84fed431ef_b.jpg http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3937/15361765018_84fed431ef_b.jpg Tyne Bridge, 1960 View of the Tyne Bridge from the Quayside Newcastle upon Tyne July 1960 TWAM ref DT TUR 4 1489A For another great view of the Tyne Bridge taken on the same day from Gateshead Quays see www flickr com photos twm news 15348688270 in set 7215764 Tyne Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the Newcastle based photographers Turners Ltd The firm had an excellent reputation and was regularly commissioned by local businesses to take photographs of their products and their premises Turners also sometimes took aerial and street views on their own account and many of those images have survived giving us a fascinating glimpse of life in the North East of England in the second half of the Twentieth Century Copyright We re happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/15492602371/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/15492602371/ Newcastle upon Tyne Quayside, 1950 Aerial view of the Quayside Newcastle upon Tyne March 1950 TWAM ref DT TUR 2 4402 Copyright We re happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk To purchase a hi res copy please email archives twmuseums org uk quoting the title and reference number https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/15461917816/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/15461917816/ Construction of the Tyne Bridge Towers View of the Tyne Bridge towers under construction 19 September 1928 TWAM ref 3730 15 21 The Tyne Bridge is one of the North East s most iconic landmarks These photographs were taken by James Bacon Sons of Newcastle and document its construction from March 1927 to October 1928 They belonged to James Geddie who was Chief Assistant Engineer on the construction of the Bridge with Dorman Long Co Ltd of Middlesbrough Copyright We re happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/38079416782/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/38079416782/ 'Mona's Queen' and the 'Queen of the North' at the quayside, Douglas, Isle of Man Reproduction ID P00039 Maker Unknown Date Unknown Materials Gelatine dry plate Henley Collection https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalmaritimemuseum/4793356250/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/nationalmaritimemuseum/4793356250/ Tyne Bridge towers under construction http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4359/36996200492_87a3dee12f_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4359/36996200492_87a3dee12f_b.jpg Looking along the Tyne Bridge from Gateshead http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4406/36238293413_6fb78fd284_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4406/36238293413_6fb78fd284_b.jpg High Level Bridge, 1969 View of the High Level Bridge from Gateshead April 1969 TWAM ref DT TUR 2 54701B Tyne Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the Newcastle based photographers Turners Ltd The firm had an excellent reputation and was regularly commissioned by local businesses to take photographs of their products and their premises Turners also sometimes took aerial and street views on their own account and many of those images have survived giving us a fascinating glimpse of life in the North East of England in the second half of the Twentieth Century Copyright We re happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/21518247650/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/21518247650/ The two halves of the Tyne Bridge meet An historic moment as the Newcastle and Gateshead sides of the Tyne Bridge meet 23 February 1928 TWAM ref 3730 15 11 The remaining 9 inch gap was closed by adjusting the holding back cables This lowered the two halves of the arch so that they closed together The Tyne Bridge is one of the North East s most iconic landmarks These photographs were taken by James Bacon Sons of Newcastle and document its construction from March 1927 to October 1928 They belonged to James Geddie who was Chief Assistant Engineer on the construction of the Bridge with Dorman Long Co Ltd of Middlesbrough Copyright We re happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/34470644063/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/34470644063/ Aerial view of the River Tyne, 1983 Aerial view of the River Tyne from Newcastle and Gateshead to the coast August 1983 TWAM ref DT TUR 4 CN14357F Tyne Wear Archives presents a series of colour aerial photographs of Newcastle upon Tyne These images were captured by the Newcastle based photographic firm Turners Ltd during the mid to late 1970s At first glance some of these images give the impression that the Newcastle landscape hasn t changed much in 40 years Look more closely though and some of the differences between then and now will reveal themselves see how many you can spot Copyright We re happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/27143385461/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/27143385461/ Bridges across the River Tyne Aerial view of the bridges across the River Tyne August 1983 TWAM ref DT TUR 4 CN14357D You can see the new and old Redheugh Bridges in the foreground Tyne Wear Archives presents a series of colour aerial photographs of Newcastle upon Tyne These images were captured by the Newcastle based photographic firm Turners Ltd during the mid to late 1970s At first glance some of these images give the impression that the Newcastle landscape hasn t changed much in 40 years Look more closely though and some of the differences between then and now will reveal themselves see how many you can spot Copyright We re happy for you to share these digital images within the spirit of The Commons Please cite Tyne Wear Archives Museums when reusing Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though if you re unsure please email archives twmuseums org uk https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/26814205380/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/26814205380/