2013

NZ2464 : St. Andrew's Church, Newgate Street, NE1 - Thompson mouse

taken 11 years ago, near to Newcastle Upon Tyne, England

St. Andrew's Church, Newgate Street, NE1 - Thompson mouse
St. Andrew's Church, Newgate Street, NE1 - Thompson mouse
See NZ2464 : St. Andrew's Church, Newgate Street, NE1. The modern furniture at the eastern end of the nave and in the Lady Chapel in the south transept was made by Thompson's of Kilburn in North Yorkshire. Robert Thompson (1876-1955) set up a business manufacturing oak furniture, which (from around 1919 onwards) featured a carved mouse on almost every piece - for more info, see the Wiki entry LinkExternal link . The firm's website is at LinkExternal link . This mouse is on the altar in NZ2464 : St. Andrew's Church, Newgate Street, NE1 - Lady Chapel, south transept. See also NZ2464 : St. Andrew's Church, Newgate Street, NE1 - Thompson mouse (2) and NZ2464 : St. Andrew's Church, Newgate Street, NE1 - Thompson mouse (3). There are eight Thompson mice in the church.

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NZ2464, 2467 images   (more nearby 🔍)
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Mike Quinn   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 19 November, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 25 November, 2013
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2454 6441 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.4223N 1:37.0900W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2454 6441
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