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A collection of publications relating to Newcastle upon Tyne and Gateshead / by John Sykes.

[Newcastle-upon-Tyne] : Printed for John Sykes, Bookseller, at Johnson's Head, 179 Pilgrim Street, Newcastle, [1835?]
Physical Description:
534 p. in various pagings : ill., ports. ; 22 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA690 N6 C6 1835
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Illustrations by Thomas Bewick, James Wilson Carmichael, and Thomas Allom; after J.F. Lambert, J. Archer, and William A. Le Petit.
Parts are dated 1820-1835.
Subject Terms:
Gateshead (England) -- History.
Newcastle upon Tyne (England) -- History.
Wood engravings -- [1835?].
Engravings -- [1835?].
Woodcuts -- [1835?].
Sykes, John, 1781 or 1782-1837.
Bewick, Thomas, 1753-1828, engraver.
Carmichael, J. W., 1799 or 1800-1868, engraver.
Allom, Thomas, 1804-1872, engraver.
Lambert, J. F., fl. 1829-1832, engraver.
Archer, J., ill.
Le Petit, William A., fl. 1829-1846, ill.

  • Stanzas on the intended new line of road
  • An account of the disease termed Cholera Morbus
  • Newcastle literary magazine, Jan. 1 1824
  • Statue of King Charles II
  • Statue of King James II
  • Account of the last moments and death of His Majesty King George IV
  • Account of the rebellions in the years 1715 and 1716, 1745 and 1746
  • Verses on Alnick Castle-- Rights of the public to the valuable library of St. Nicholas Church, Newcastle
  • Account of the death and funeral procession of His Royal Highness Frederick, Duke of York
  • Account of the proceedings in celebration of the coronations of ... George III and Charlotte, September 22, 1761 ...

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