2010

NZ2464 : O2 Academy, corner of Westgate Road and Clayton Street

taken 14 years ago, near to Gateshead, England

This is 1 of 2 images, with title starting with O2 in this square
O2 Academy, corner of Westgate Road and Clayton Street
O2 Academy, corner of Westgate Road and Clayton Street
A famous city music venue, formerly known as the Carling Academy converted from a former bingo hall in October 2005 LinkExternal link
It was built as the Picture House in 1912, became the Westgate Cinema and later changed to the Gaumont Cinema (1950-1958). After this, it was the Majestic Ballroom.
Newcastle Libraries have old photos here LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link )

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Category: Music venue
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NZ2464, 2467 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Andrew Curtis   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Monday, 6 December, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 7 December, 2010
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2451 6404 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.2229N 1:37.1200W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2447 6403
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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