2018

NZ2155 : Inside the Beamish Town Print Works

taken 6 years ago, near to Beamish, County Durham, England

Inside the Beamish Town Print Works
Inside the Beamish Town Print Works
Downstairs in this building is the Sunderland Daily Echo and Northern Daily Mail branch office, and a stationerís shop set out as it would have been around 1913. Upstairs is the printerís shop, fully operational, using original metal type-setting and ink presses, still in daily use to print many of Beamish Museum's notices used around the site.
Beamish Museum :: NZ2254

Beamish Museum is an open-air museum located at Beamish, near the town of Stanley in County Durham. The museum's guiding principle is to preserve an example of everyday life in urban and rural North-East England at the climax of industrialisation in the early 20th century.

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Geographical Context: Lowlands Historic sites and artefacts Educational sites Primary Subject: Museum
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Branch Office [2] · Print Works [2] · Station [2] ·
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NZ2155, 76 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Andrew Curtis   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 13 January, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 15 January, 2018
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2184 5500 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:53.3562N 1:39.6634W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 21842 55008
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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