NZ1665 : Across the Tyne to Newburn

taken 5 years ago, near to Newburn, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Great Britain

Across the Tyne to Newburn
Across the Tyne to Newburn
View across the River Tyne from the Ryton bank. The slipways of the Tyne Rowing Club reflect as chevrons in the still water at low tide, a single rowing boat being prepared for action NZ1665 : Tyne Rowing Club, Newburn Riverside. Newburn church spire can be seen through the trees standing high above the old village and the building of the former Station Hotel. During the Battle of Newburn Ford in 1640, the Scots used the height of the tower to mount a cannon used against the English on the south bank NZ1665 : Monument commemorating the Battle of Newburn Ford. The Boathouse pub is on the right, in past times it found itself located too close to the riverbank and regularly flooded NZ1665 : The Boathouse Pub, Water Row, Newburn.

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Date Taken
Friday, 26 December, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 29 December, 2014
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Sport, Leisure  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Village, Rural settlement 
Primary Subject of Photo
Boat House 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 1640 6526 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.9005N 1:44.7168W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 16181 65235
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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