NZ2564 : Durant Road & Ellison Place

taken 11 years ago, near to Gateshead, Great Britain

Durant Road & Ellison Place
Durant Road & Ellison Place
Ellison Place was named after Cuthbert Ellison, Sheriff of Newcastle in 1544 and Mayor in 1549 and 1554.
No. 1 Ellison Place was used as accommodation of visiting judges in 1866 and became the City's second Mansion House in 1886.
No. 6 Ellison Place was the home of William Boutland Wilkinson (1819 - 1892) who was the inventor of reinforced-concrete building (using wire ropes to bind the concrete). A reinforced-concrete cottage was in this location until the 1950s.

On the right, over the car park, is MEA House, built in 1974 using similar technology NZ2564 : Ellison Place
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Sunday, 24 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Sunday, 21 March, 2010
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2515 6468 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.5661N 1:36.5168W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2517 6461
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