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High Level Bridge and Swing Bridge over River Tyne, postcard : front

The image shows a general view of the two bridges spanning the River Tyne between Newcastle upon Tyne and Gateshead in North East England. The Swing Bridge is seen in the middle of the postcard, with the High Level Bridge towering over it in the background. Buildings along the banks of the River Tyne can also be seen in the image. The postcard bears the captions "High level and Swing Bridges, Newcastle on Tyne" at the top right corner and "3650 X J.V." at the bottom right corner of the postcard. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.

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All rights reserved, Sir Song Ong Siang postcard collection © various, 1922, Singapore


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