NZ2463 : Royal Station Hotel, Neville Street

taken 11 years ago, near to Gateshead, Great Britain

Royal Station Hotel, Neville Street
Royal Station Hotel, Neville Street
John Dobson built the Royal Station Hotel for the York, Newwcastle and Berwick Railway Company, 1845-50 together with Central Station which is directly to its right. The left part was added for the North Eastern Railway Company in 1890.
Tyne and Wear HER(8937): Newcastle, Neville Street, Royal Station Hotel LinkExternal link

The three-star hotel NZ2463 : The Royal Station Hotel has 144 rooms, conference and leisure suites LinkExternal link

The foreground of the photo shows the Stephenson Monument NZ2463 : Stephenson
George Stephenson Statue, Westgate Road

Erected in 1862 to the design of J.G. Lough. The heroic figure of one of the country's leading engineers is surrounded at each corner of the plinth by figures representing the areas of Stephenson's achievements - a miner, locomotive engineer, blacksmith and plate layer. Wide step to plinth and tapered octagonal pedestal supporting seated figure of George Stephenson. Over 100,000 people attended the official unveiling in 1862.

Tyne and Wear HER(5181): Newcastle, Westgate Road, Statue of George Stephenson LinkExternal link

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Date Taken
Sunday, 31 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Sunday, 7 February, 2010
Accommodation > Hotel   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2473 6391 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.1522N 1:36.9145W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2474 6396
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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