Jackson Street, Gateshead
Title: 22 Jackson Street, 1962
Photographer: Davison, N.
Date: December 1962
Reference Number: GL004311
Until the late seventeenth century, this street was known as Colliers Chare. It was possibly named after Henry Jackson, estate steward to the Gerard family.
Jackson Street, 1970s
This photo is a good example of history happening before your very eyes. You'd never in the Noughties see children in pushchairs left outside unattended. You'd not see a man up a ladder unfooted on a busy street
Looking down on Jackson Street. Spot the bits beyond Jackson Street which have changed
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