The image shows a general view of the Swing Bridge spanning the River Tyne between Newcastle upon Tyne and Gateshead in North East England. The bridge is seen in the middle of the postcard, with buildings on the left and right banks of the River. Several boats are also seen in the river. The postcard bears the captions "The River Tyne, Newcastle-on-Tyne" at the top right corner and "53049 JV" at the bottom right corner of the postcard. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.
All rights reserved, Sir Song Ong Siang postcard collection © various, 1922, Singapore