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Brooches at Hoppings

Brooches at Hoppings

Two woman selling brooches at the Hoppings for 6d. (2 ½p in today's money). 1940's..The Hoppings is a popular fair in the North East of England, held in the last full week of June every year on Newcastle's Town... More

Bainbridge's window display, Newcastle 1960, England

Bainbridge's window display, Newcastle 1960, England

A window display of stockings and tights at Bainbridge's Department store (now John Lewis) in Newcastle...This photograph is from the Turners collection ..Date: 20/10/1960 ..Turners was established in Newcastle... More

Ice creams, England

Ice creams, England

This photograph is from the Robert Hope collection...Robert Hope was a resident of Newcastle upon Tyne. In the early 1970s he took out a bank loan to buy a Rolleiflex camera. ..Over the next few years he photog... More

Grainger Coffee Bar

Grainger Coffee Bar

This photograph is from the Robert Hope collection ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/sets/72157628290550507/ ) ...Robert Hope was a resident of Newcastle upon Tyne. In the early 1970s he took out a bank ... More

Weighing a pig in the Grainger Market, England

Weighing a pig in the Grainger Market, England

This photograph is from the Robert Hope collection/ ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/sets/72157628290550507/ ) ...Robert Hope was a resident of Newcastle upon Tyne. In the early 1970s he took out a bank... More

Boxes, England coat of arms

Boxes, England coat of arms

This photograph is from the. Robert Hope collection/ ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/sets/72157628290550507/ ) ..Robert Hope was a resident of Newcastle upon Tyne. In the early 1970s he took out a bank... More

Grainger Coffee Bar

Grainger Coffee Bar

This photograph is from the Robert Hope collection ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/sets/72157628290550507/ ) ...Robert Hope was a resident of Newcastle upon Tyne. In the early 1970s he took out a bank ... More

Weighing a pig in the Grainger Market, England

Weighing a pig in the Grainger Market, England

This photograph is from the Robert Hope collection/ ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/sets/72157628290550507/ ) ...Robert Hope was a resident of Newcastle upon Tyne. In the early 1970s he took out a bank... More

Boxes, England coat of arms

Boxes, England coat of arms

This photograph is from the. Robert Hope collection/ ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/sets/72157628290550507/ ) ..Robert Hope was a resident of Newcastle upon Tyne. In the early 1970s he took out a bank... More

Nike

Nike

This is a photograph documenting the opening of Nike in Washington, UK. The photograph was taken at some point in the 1970's or early 1980's...Reference: 5417/335/2..This collection of images has been assembled... More

Nissan Plot

Nissan Plot

This is a photograph of the Plot of land reserved for Nissan in Washington, UK. It was taken at some point in the 1970's or early 1980's. ..Reference: 5417/79/2..This collection of images has been assembled in ... More

A Fashion Illustration

A Fashion Illustration

This is a Fashion Illustration drawn at some time in the 1950's displaying Gentleman's Fashion in Newcastle upon Tyne...The image is part of a collection capturing the changing face of Fashion in Newcastle upon... More

‘Thank you, Turners!’

‘Thank you, Turners!’

Ah, the joy of photography! (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/28465J)...You can read a blog relating to these images here www.twmuseums.org.uk/engage/blog/turners-saved-my-marriage/ ( http://www.twmuseums.org.uk/engage/blog... More

The ultimatum coat of arms

The ultimatum coat of arms

The neglected wife encourages her husband to sort himself out (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/28465E)...You can read a blog relating to these images here www.twmuseums.org.uk/engage/blog/turners-saved-my-marriage/ ( http:/... More

Zombie-like he stares at the screen

Zombie-like he stares at the screen

A bored husband stares at his television screen (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/28465G)...You can read a blog relating to these images here www.twmuseums.org.uk/engage/blog/turners-saved-my-marriage/ ( http://www.twmuseums... More

Wills Tobacco Factory, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1950

Wills Tobacco Factory, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1950

Aerial view of the Wills cigarette factory, built for W.D. & H.O. Wills, the British cigarette manufacturer, March 1950 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/4448G)...The factory closed in 1986 and was redeveloped in the late 19... More

Grey Street, 1955, England

Grey Street, 1955, England

View looking up Grey Street towards Grey's Monument, Newcastle upon Tyne, October 1955 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/14539D)...You can see an aerial view of this area from 1963 in another of our sets www.flickr.com/photo... More

Bessie Surtees House, Newcastle, 1958, England

Bessie Surtees House, Newcastle, 1958, England

View of Bessie Surtees House, Sandhill, Newcastle upon Tyne, April 1958 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/4/976/4)...Tyne & Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the Newcastle-based photographers Turners Ltd...The... More

Born to be Wild

Born to be Wild

Model posing an a motor scooter, May 1963 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/4/AG2437C)...To read a blog about Turners advertising techniques see www.twmuseums.org.uk/engage/blog/turners-saved-my-marriage/ ( http://www.twmuseu... More

Golden moments with a film camera

Golden moments with a film camera

View of the model, Irene Warren, posing with a film camera for a Turners publicity shot, January 1957 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/4/AG801/3)...To read a blog about Turners advertising techniques see www.twmuseums.org.uk... More

Little Bo Peep has found her sheep

Little Bo Peep has found her sheep

View of a model posing for a Turners publicity shot, March 1955 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/4/AG538/4)...To read a blog about Turners advertising techniques see www.twmuseums.org.uk/engage/blog/turners-saved-my-marriage... More

Classic pose no. 5: 'Surprise'

Classic pose no. 5: 'Surprise'

View of the model, Ann Dover, posing for a Turners publicity shot, May 1963 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/4/AG2348A)...To read a blog about Turners advertising techniques see www.twmuseums.org.uk/engage/blog/turners-saved... More

Rita's new idea was inspired by the contents of an earlier bottle

Rita's new idea was inspired by the contents of an earlier bottle

Model, Rita Fisher, posing for Turners, February 1955 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/13209R)...To read a blog about Turners advertising techniques see www.twmuseums.org.uk/engage/blog/turners-saved-my-marriage/ ( http://... More

End of a hard day

End of a hard day

Model posing for a Turners publicity shot, August 1957 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/4/AG863/2)...To read a blog about Turners advertising techniques see www.twmuseums.org.uk/engage/blog/turners-saved-my-marriage/ ( http:... More

The glue was stronger than she thought

The glue was stronger than she thought

Model posing for a Turners publicity shot, May 1963 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/4/AG2347G)...To read a blog about Turners advertising techniques see www.twmuseums.org.uk/engage/blog/turners-saved-my-marriage/ ( http://w... More

She was so shocked by her neighbours' antics that she took another look

She was so shocked by her neighbours' antics that she took another loo...

Model posing for a Turners publicity shot, July 1964(TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/34172P)...To read a blog about Turners advertising techniques see www.twmuseums.org.uk/engage/blog/turners-saved-my-marriage/ ( http://ww... More

Damsel in distress

Damsel in distress

Model posing for Turners, June 1958 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/19987C)...To read a blog about Turners advertising techniques see www.twmuseums.org.uk/engage/blog/turners-saved-my-marriage/ ( http://www.twmuseums.org.... More

Dear old Neddy - he never let her down!

Dear old Neddy - he never let her down!

Model poses for a Turners publicity shot, October 1958 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/4/AG1083/1)...To read a blog about Turners advertising techniques see www.twmuseums.org.uk/engage/blog/turners-saved-my-marriage/ ( http... More

'Hmm, maybe it's time for an upgrade'

'Hmm, maybe it's time for an upgrade'

Turners staff member, Dave Grey, models for a publicity shot, June 1961 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/26788F)...To read a blog about Turners advertising techniques see www.twmuseums.org.uk/engage/blog/turners-saved-my-m... More

'Shh flopsy, it's time for my rest'

'Shh flopsy, it's time for my rest'

Model in the bath, March 1963 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/4/AG2313B)...To read a blog about Turners advertising techniques see www.twmuseums.org.uk/engage/blog/turners-saved-my-marriage/ ( http://www.twmuseums.org.uk/en... More

Relaxing in the hay

Relaxing in the hay

Model poses for a Turners publicity shot, March 1955 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/4/AG540/1)...To read a blog about Turners advertising techniques see www.twmuseums.org.uk/engage/blog/turners-saved-my-marriage/ ( http://... More

Hudson's Soap Extract - TWCMS:G12356

Hudson's Soap Extract - TWCMS:G12356

Box of Hudson's soap extract, in blue, red and white. ..Width: 36 mm .Length: 107 mm.Depth: 170 mm..Manufactured by RS Hudson Ltd, London, England, UK. 1914 -18. ..Copyright Statement: .(Copyright) We're happy ... More

Vaseline - TWCMS:G12142, bronze

Vaseline - TWCMS:G12142, bronze

A tin of Vaseline, bronze, yellow and black in colour. ..Height: 13 mm.Diameter: 48 mm..Made by Chesebrough Manufacturing Co Cd, New York, North America, USA. Packed in London, England, UK. 1914 - 18. ..Copyrig... More

Parker's Tiger Tim Toffee - TWCMS:G12131

Parker's Tiger Tim Toffee - TWCMS:G12131

A tin of Parker's Tiger Tim Toffee with a blue, red, yellow, white and black label. ..Length: 160 mm .Width: 95 mm .Depth: 164 mm ..Manufactured by T.W. Parker & Co, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England,... More

Burdall's Ground White Pepper - TWCMS:G12129

Burdall's Ground White Pepper - TWCMS:G12129

Burdall's Ground White Pepper tin, cylindrical in form, with nine small holes in the top. Orange, brown and white label. ..Height: 65 mm.Diameter: 41 mm ..Manufactured by Burdall's Ltd, Sheffield, England, UK, ... More

Rowntree's Cocoa - TWCMS:G11480

Rowntree's Cocoa - TWCMS:G11480

Rowntree's Cocoa Tin, with the inscription 'The Nourishing Food That Aids Digestion.' ..Length: 97 mm.Width: 57 mm.Depth: 174 mm ..Manufactured by Rowntree & Co Ltd, York, Yorkshire, England, UK, 1914 - 18. ..C... More

Rowntree's Cocoa - TWCMS:G11480

Rowntree's Cocoa - TWCMS:G11480

Rowntree's Cocoa Tin, with yellow, black and red label. ..Length: 97 mm.Width: 57 mm.Depth: 174 mm ..Manufactured by Rowntree & Co Ltd, York, Yorkshire, England, UK, 1914 - 18. ..Copyright Statement: .(Copyrigh... More

Hall-Mark Special Value Tea - TWCMS:G3798

Hall-Mark Special Value Tea - TWCMS:G3798

Packet of Hall-Mark Special Value Tea, in brown paper packaging, with an orange, black and white label. ..Length: 11 cm.Width: 5.3 cm.Depth: 4.7 cm ..Manufactured 1914 - 18. ..Copyright Statement: .(Copyright) ... More

Oxydol Soap Powder - TWCMS:G3776

Oxydol Soap Powder - TWCMS:G3776

Box of Oxydol Soap Powder, blue, orange and white in colour. ..Length: 96 mm.Width: 127 mm .Height: 127 mm..Manufactured by Thomas Hedley and Co Ltd, in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England, UK. 1914 - 1... More

Cloth of Gold - Malt Extract Tablets - TWCMS:G12115

Cloth of Gold - Malt Extract Tablets - TWCMS:G12115

A metal tin used for storing 'Cloth of Gold' Malt Extract Tablets. With a blue, red, yellow and brown label. ..Height: 16 mm.Diameter: 71 mm ..Manufactured by Stenhouse, Guiseley, Yorkshire, UK. 1914 - 18..Copy... More

Aralys Toilet Products - TWCMS:G3792

Aralys Toilet Products - TWCMS:G3792

Toiletry set containing soap and talcum powder in a blue, red, silver and cream box. ..Length: 13.1 cm.Width: 10.2 cm.Depth: 2.7 cm ..Manufactured by Vinolia Co Ltd, London, England, UK, 1914 -18. ..Copyright ... More

Eve Toilet Soap - TWCMS:G3783

Eve Toilet Soap - TWCMS:G3783

Three bars of Eve Toilet Soap, covered by brown, green and cream packaging. ..Length: 7.8 cm .Width: 5.5 cm.Depth: 2.3 cm..Manufactured by Joseph Watson & Sons Ltd, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, UK, 1914 - 18... More

Zenobia Talcum Powder - TWCMS:G3781

Zenobia Talcum Powder - TWCMS:G3781

A tin of Zenobia Talcum Powder, yellow, orange, blue and black in colour, with flower decoration. ..Height: 9.9 cm .Diameter: 5.9 cm..Manufactured in Loughborough, England, UK, 1914 - 18. ..Copyright Statement:... More

Zenobia Talcum Powder - TWCMS:G3781

Zenobia Talcum Powder - TWCMS:G3781

A tin of Zenobia Talcum Powder, yellow, orange, blue and black in colour, with flower decoration. ..Height: 9.9 cm .Diameter: 5.9 cm..Manufactured in Loughborough, England, UK, 1914 - 18. ..Copyright Statement:... More

Double-N Wax Floor Polish - TWCMS:G3766

Double-N Wax Floor Polish - TWCMS:G3766

A tin of Double-N Wax Floor Polish, yellow, gold and black in colour. ..Height: 3.1 cm.Diameter: 10.3 cm..Manufactured by Nicholson's Ltd in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England, UK, 1914 - 18. ..Copyrig... More

Paramount Theatre, Newcastle upon Tyne, England

Paramount Theatre, Newcastle upon Tyne, England

View of the exterior of the Paramount Theatre, Pilgrim Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, September 1931 (TWAM ref. DX1677/1/1)...The Odeon Cinema opened on Pilgrim Street, Newcastle upon Tyne on 7 September 1931. It... More

Inside Newcastle Central Station, 1948, England

Inside Newcastle Central Station, 1948, England

View inside a busy Central Station, Newcastle upon Tyne, May 1948 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/1514). Adverts for toothpaste and toffee vie for attention...Tyne & Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the N... More

Mixture passing through the ovens at Wright's Biscuits

Mixture passing through the ovens at Wright's Biscuits

View of the production line at Wright's Biscuits Factory, South Shields as biscuit mixture passes through the ovens...Wright’s Biscuits was a well known company in South Shields, South Tyneside. Set up as a mak... More

Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, England

Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, England

Postcard looking up Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne towards Grey's Monument, early 20th Century (TWAM ref. DF.ATK/16/5)...The postcard is unused...This set celebrates the many postcards in our collections. The... More

Zeppelin raid on Blyth, 14 April 1915

Zeppelin raid on Blyth, 14 April 1915

Postcard of a Zeppelin raid on Blyth, 14 April 1915. The event took place but the airship has been inserted into the picture and the image is a fake (TWAM ref. 517/32)...The postcard is addressed to Mr Liddle, ... More

Blackett Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1960, England

Blackett Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1960, England

View along Blackett Street, Newcastle upon Tyne from near Grey's Monument, May 1960 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/24387C)...Tyne & Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the Newcastle-based photographers Turn... More

Trolleybus heading past Grey's Monument, England

Trolleybus heading past Grey's Monument, England

View of a trolleybus making its way past Grey's Monument towards the Central Station, Newcastle upon Tyne, April 1961 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/26487A)...Tyne & Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the ... More

Northumberland Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, England

Northumberland Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, England

Business premises in Northumberland Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, .April 1949, photographed by Turner's (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/2837A). Includes views of W.G. Leadley's hairdressing salon, National Provincial Bank, ... More

Opening an exhibition of Indian products, England

Opening an exhibition of Indian products, England

John Grantham, Lord Mayor of Newcastle, at the opening of a Government of India exhibition at 130 Grainger Street, Newcastle, 18 July 1937 (TWAM ref. DF.GRA/5/3). The Lady Mayoress was presented with a basket o... More

Lord Mayor of Newcastle at the Race Week Festival

Lord Mayor of Newcastle at the Race Week Festival

Alderman John Grantham, Lord Mayor of Newcastle, grabs a bit to eat at the Race Week Festival, Newcastle upon Tyne, 22 June 1937 (TWAM ref. DF.GRA/5/3)...These images belong to a series of albums documenting Jo... More

Looking up Dean Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, England

Looking up Dean Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, England

Looking up Dean Street from The Side, Newcastle upon Tyne, November 1963 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/32626D)...Tyne & Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the Newcastle-based photographers Turners Ltd...T... More

The Tyne Bridge from The Side, England

The Tyne Bridge from The Side, England

Looking towards the Tyne Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne, November 1963 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/32626C)...Tyne & Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the Newcastle-based photographers Turners Ltd...The fi... More

Grey's Monument, Newcastle upon Tyne, England

Grey's Monument, Newcastle upon Tyne, England

Looking towards Grey's Monument, Newcastle upon Tyne, November 1963 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/32626B)...You can see an aerial view of this area from 1963 in another of our sets www.flickr.com/photos/twm_news/15408514... More

Traffic on Newgate Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1961, England

Traffic on Newgate Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1961, England

View of Newgate Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, May 1961 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/2/26647J)...Tyne & Wear Archives presents a series of images taken by the Newcastle-based photographers Turners Ltd...The firm had an exce... More

Looking towards Newcastle City Centre from Jesmond, 1978, England

Looking towards Newcastle City Centre from Jesmond, 1978, England

Aerial view looking towards Newcastle upon Tyne City Centre from Jesmond, June 1978 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/4/CN11182F). In the foreground you can see Jesmond Metro Station under construction...Tyne & Wear Archives p... More

Aerial view of Byker, 1978

Aerial view of Byker, 1978

Aerial view over Byker, Newcastle upon Tyne, showing the newly constructed Byker Wall, June 1978 (TWAM ref. DT.TUR/4/CN11182B)...Tyne & Wear Archives presents a series of colour aerial photographs of Newcastle ... More

The Ghost in the Looking Glass. Punch, 4 July 1863 cropped

The Ghost in the Looking Glass. Punch, 4 July 1863 cropped

"The Ghost in the Looking Glass". Famous caricature showing a dressmaker and client who has just had her ballgown delivered. The client catches sight of the spectre of the dying/exhausted seamstress in the mir... More