Pictures of England


Historic Towns & Picturesque Villages

Village near portmadoc


in the county of Gwynedd

A picture tour of Newcastle upon Tyne - a Historic City in the county of Tyne & Wear
Newcastle Central Arcade
Newcastle Central Arcade - by Mobscooter © Member Login

You are not logged in.


Not registered yet? Click here to join!


Newcastle Central Arcade

The Central Arcade in Newcastle upon Tyne, is an elegant Edwardian shopping arcade built in 1906. It is contained within the Central Exchange building, which is a triangular building that was intended to be a corn exchange but became a subscription newsroom. In 1870 the Institution for Promoting the Fine Arts converted the news room into an art gallery, concert hall and theatre. This was replaced by a vaudeville theatre in 1897, but in 1901 the interior was destroyed by fire, after which the current Central Arcade was built within the walls of the original building. It is Grade II* listed.
Browse all Newcastle upon Tyne images Add to favourites

Photographer: © Mobscooter (Gallery)(2nd September 2019)

Please add a comment..

Please login to make a comment on this picture

Camera Make: FUJIFILM Model: FinePix S7000
Exposure Program: Program, Focal length: 7.8 mm, Aperture: f 2.8, ISO: 200, Exposure time: 1/150 sec, Metering Mode: Multi-Segment, Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Date/Time Creation: August 11, 2007, 2:07 pm
ImageID:1212383, Image size: 2016 x 1512 pixels