Glasshouse Bridge 1878. A bridge has spanned the Ouseburn at this point since the 1640s when glass works became established along the St. Lawrence shore. This present bridge [is similar] in design to the [larger Byker] Bridge.

Plaque on north side of bridge - there is a matching plaque on the south side

newcastleplaques on Flickr
newcastleplaques on Flickr

by The Ouseburn Trust Part of the Ouseburn Heritage series

Colour: black




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