NZ2464 : Emerson Chambers, Blackett Street

taken 14 years ago, near to Gateshead, England

Emerson Chambers, Blackett Street
Emerson Chambers, Blackett Street
Restaurant, shops and offices of about 1903 by Benjamin Simpson in an Art Nouveau and Baroque style. Probably one of the finest buildings in Newcastle and always a delight to visit. It is currently Waterstones Bookshop.
Tyne and Wear HER (8869): Newcastle, Blackett Street, Emerson Chambers LinkExternal link

The Art Nouveau style clock in right hand side turret was designed by Benjamin Simpson. It was a weight-driven clock installed by William Potts in 1904. It was mechanised in 1965.
Tyne and Wear HER (12220): Newcastle, Blackett Street, Emerson Chambers, clock LinkExternal link

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Category: Shops > Shops
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Street [1109] · Newcastle [1022] · Buildings [688] · Newcastle upon Tyne [361] Other Photos: · 104-108, Grey Street / Hood Street, NE1 · 1 Mosley Street Title Clusters: · Emerson Chambers, Blackett Street [2] ·
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Date Taken
Sunday, 24 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 26 January, 2010
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2482 6446 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.4484N 1:36.8273W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2485 6443
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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