Tyne and Wear HER(13436): Jesmond, St. George's Terrace - Details
Title of image: St. George's Terrace, Jesmond
Date: circa 1910
Additional info: Lantern slide
Location/Collection: Newcastle Libraries/Newcastle Local Studies Description and Views Collection
Accession number: NCL 026896
Provider: Newcastle City Library
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Jesmond, St. George's Terrace
Combined shops and dwellings on the west side of St. George's Terrace between Thornleigh Road and Coniston Avenue. Completed in 1900. In 1910 the shops included a drapers, a creamery, ladies' outfitter, bakery, grocery and pharmacy. Today they are a coffee house, post office, estate agency, pharmacy and wine shop. The rest of the road was completed by 1906 with ten more shops, terraced houses and two churches.
Alan Morgan, 2010, Jesmond from mines to mansions, page 86