Tag: tyne bridges

A Video Tribute to Tyneside

A Tribute to Tyneside uploaded by Youtube user geon106  showing the aerial & ground views of the Geordie architectural & cultural landmarks we all know and love. Some of Geordieland’s landmarks shown are actually situated a bit further out from Tyneside, however, this does not detract from the overall excellent job geon106 made putting this video together 🙂

A Walk From Newcastle Quayside Up Through To The Civic Centre

A short youtube video put together from photographs taken during of walk through from the Newcastle Quayside up through to the Haymarket at the top of Northumberland Street in the spring of 2011.

Sting’s Art Exhibit Shown In Newcastle Upon Tyne

Rock legend Gordon Sumner who was born and brought up in the town of Wallsend near Newcastle Upon Tyne unveiled a huge portrait he loaned to the Laing Art Gallery. Renaissance portrait of the Tyne bridges. Sting commissioned the artist Stephen Hannock to paint the renaissance portrait of the Tyne bridges, mining towns and villages surrounding Newcastle and …

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The Bridges On The Tyne

The following video highlights the diversity of Geordie architecture with an explanation of the design & building which went into the various ways of crossing the Tyne river. Actually there are 26 bridges over the whole length of the river Tyne, but the video below concentrates on the seven bridges including the iconic Tyne bridge, …

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