NZ2464 : Inner courtyard, Leazes Terrace

taken 14 years ago, near to Newcastle Upon Tyne, England

Inner courtyard, Leazes Terrace
Inner courtyard, Leazes Terrace
Inside, the impressive stone faced buildings NZ2464 : Leazes Terrace, north-west side can be seen as brick-built. The arch provides access to the road on the north-east side overlooking the tennis courts of Leazes Park.

The name, Leazes, refers to green pastures used for hay cropping, once part of an area of common land outside the old town wall, known as Castle Leazes. Building was allowed on part of the land from the C18th, including the football ground LinkExternal link

Leazes Park was created on part of the Leazes Town Moor and was officially opened in 1873.†It has a lake which was originally intended for ice-skating and boating. Itís stocked and fished by Leazes Park Angling Association.

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NZ2464, 2467 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Andrew Curtis   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 18 March, 2010   (more nearby)
Saturday, 20 March, 2010
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2435 6479 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.6277N 1:37.2662W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2433 6478
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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