Tyne and Wear HER(5728): Heaton Park, temple - Details
Title of image: The Temple Steps, Heaton Park, Newcastle upon Tyne
Description: An undated view of Heaton Park, Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne. Three children are standing at the base of the temple steps in the foreground. The temple close to the east entrance can be see in the background. Heaton Park originally formed part of the Heaton estate of the Ridley family. The temple was presented to Sir Matthew White Ridley by his tenants and admirers.
Additional info: Print black and white
Location/Collection: Newcastle Libraries/Newcastle Local Studies Parks Collection
Accession number: NCL 069802
Provider: Newcastle City Library
Copyright: All rights reserved, if you would like a printed copy of this image please contact Newcastle Libraries.
Heaton Park, temple
Gardens Parks and Urban Spaces
Site of rotunda. Shown on old postcards of the park. Moved to Blagdon Hall in Northumberland possibly in 19th century.
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