RSS Feed for tynebridge http://solvonauts.org/%3Faction%3Drss_search%26term%3Dtynebridge RSS Feed for tynebridge Tyne Bridge roadway under construction http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4366/36539361700_601ec899cf_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4366/36539361700_601ec899cf_b.jpg Workers celebrating the completion of the Tyne Bridge arch http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4213/35422609375_aabf0c036f_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4213/35422609375_aabf0c036f_b.jpg Tyne Bridge roadway under construction View along the Tyne Bridge as work on its roadway continues 18 May 1928 TWAM ref 3730 15 18 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/36539361700/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/36539361700/ 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 Workers celebrating the completion of the Tyne Bridge arch A wonderful image as steel erectors riveters and crane drivers perch on a 20 ton capacity crane to mark the completion of the Tyne Bridge arch 23 February 1928 TWAM ref 3730 15 12 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/35422609375/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/35422609375/ Tyne Bridge towers under construction http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4359/36996200492_87a3dee12f_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4359/36996200492_87a3dee12f_b.jpg Tyne Bridge towers under construction View of the Tyne Bridge towers under construction 6 September 1928 TWAM ref 3730 15 20 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/36996200492/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/36996200492/ Tyne Bridge in the very early stages of construction View of the Tyne Bridge in the very early stages of construction looking from Newcastle upon Tyne over towards Gateshead 22 March 1927 TWAM ref 3730 15 1 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/34203432670/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/34203432670/ The Tyne Bridge from The Side The Tyne Bridge from The Side http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7690/27429175440_2f29b77567_b.jpg http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7690/27429175440_2f29b77567_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 The Tyne Bridge from The Side Looking towards the Tyne Bridge Newcastle upon Tyne November 1963 TWAM ref DT TUR 2 32626C 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/27429175440/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/27429175440/ 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 Tyne Bridge in the very early stages of construction http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4184/34203432670_0d4f4d15cb_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4184/34203432670_0d4f4d15cb_b.jpg 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 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/ 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 View along the Tyne Bridge from the Gateshead side http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4193/33871299154_45c10988a3_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4193/33871299154_45c10988a3_b.jpg 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/ 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/ Newcastle Tyne Bridges, 19th June 1967 Note the very light traffic flow on the Tyne Bridge and the Castle covered in scaffolding for restoration Reference TWAS DT TUR 7 9 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/5157980372/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/5157980372/ 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 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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/ Metro Bridge nearing completion, 1978 Metro Bridge nearing completion, 1978 http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1509/25760168724_ca336a28e5_b.jpg http://farm2.staticflickr.com/1509/25760168724_ca336a28e5_b.jpg View along the Tyne Bridge from the Gateshead side View through the girders from the Gateshead side of the Tyne Bridge to the Newcastle side 27 January 1928 TWAM ref 3730 15 4 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/33871299154/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/33871299154/ 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 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 View of the Tyne Bridge from Gateshead View of the Tyne Bridge from Gateshead as work on its construction continues 6 March 1928 TWAM ref 3730 15 16 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/35851754471/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/35851754471/ The new bridge rises over the River Tyne http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4173/34605251651_649a7c8959_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4173/34605251651_649a7c8959_b.jpg Tyne Bridge construction staff http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4089/35625869735_d3127b1a53_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4089/35625869735_d3127b1a53_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 new bridge rises over the River Tyne View of progress with the Tyne Bridge 2 February 1928 showing the two halves getting closer together TWAM ref 3730 15 5 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/34605251651/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/34605251651/ Support mast and cables on the Tyne Bridge http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4161/33864250193_74d65760f2_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4161/33864250193_74d65760f2_b.jpg Tyne Bridge construction staff Construction staff of the Tyne bridge employed by Dorman Long Co Ltd 2 March 1928 TWAM ref 3730 15 14 The men are identified below standing left to right J Morgan Foreman Mason W Kingston Cashier K Addison General Foreman F Conaron Chief Timekeeper F Atkinson Chief Storekeeper seated left to right O T R Leishman Engineer 2 J Geddie Chief Assistant J Ruck Agent G I B Gowring Engineer 1 E W C Symes Engineer 3 W Pattison Foremen Carpenter seated on ground F D S Sandeman Junior 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/35625869735/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/35625869735/ The Tyne Bridge under construction http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2890/33891892705_f926970e22_b.jpg http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2890/33891892705_f926970e22_b.jpg Tyne Bridge in the very early stages of construction http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4184/34203432670_745299d6d9_b.jpg http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4184/34203432670_745299d6d9_b.jpg Looking along the Tyne Bridge from Gateshead View along the Tyne Bridge towards Newcastle as work continues on its roadway 22 May 1928 TWAM ref 3730 15 19 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/36238293413/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/36238293413/ Support mast and cables on the Tyne Bridge View of support mast and cables holding the Tyne Bridge in place as it is constructed 29 November 1927 TWAM ref 3730 15 3 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/33864250193/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/33864250193/ Metro Bridge nearing completion, 1978 View of the Metro Bridge across the River Tyne nearing completion June 1978 TWAM ref DT TUR 4 CN11163A 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 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