Tyne and Wear HER(11028): Newcastle, Sandgate, 'Keelrow' - Details
Newcastle, Sandgate, 'Keelrow'
Gardens Parks and Urban Spaces
1996 by Neil Talbot and Graciela Ainsworth. Commissioned by Tyne and Wear Development Corporation. Based on the eighteenth century sone 'Weel may the Keel row'. A sandstone wall with carvings of keel boats. Neil Talbot was head of sculpture at Northumbria University in 1992 and 1993.
Art On the Riverside, Grainger Town Partnership, Arts Council England, Nexus and Newcastle City Council, Public Art in Newcastle - A Guide (booklet); Paul Usherwood, Jeremy Beach and Catherine Morris, 2000, Public Sculpture of North-East England, p 108-9; Allan's Illustrated Edition of Tyneside Songs, 1891, p 1; Grace McCombie, 2009, Newcastle and Gateshead - Pevsner Architectural Guide, p 134