Tyne and Wear HER(6671): Newcastle, Westgate Road/Pink Lane, sculpted figure - Details
Newcastle, Westgate Road/Pink Lane, sculpted figure
Gardens Parks and Urban Spaces
Sculpted figure of a winged two legged and now headless beast with a long and pointed tail, clinging to a fragment of architectural moulding. 1 feet 6 inches long x 5 inches. Late 13th century or early 14th century. Built into an old wall between Westgate Road and Pink Lane, in the centre of the premises of Messrs. Quin & Son. Now in Castle Keep.
Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle upon Tyne, Series 4, VII (1937), pp 13-14 and drawing