A case study in urban geography

This is an urban geography case study of selected residential areas in Newcastle upon Tyne.  The content is aimed at Geography students, particularly those studying for A-level, SQA Higher or similar level courses, but may be of interest to others.

Image: Bridges on the Tyne looking from the Baltic gallery towards the Newcastle side of the river.

Bridges on the Tyne looking from the Baltic gallery towards the Newcastle side of the river.

Locations

Google map: View the locations of the selected residential areas on a larger Google map.

Images

Some of the images on this website were taken between 2000 and 2003 and there will have been changes in these areas since then.  Some images have been updated in 2014.  You can also check these websites for additional images.

Geograph Photographs, information and maps for every OS grid square in the UK (and Ireland).  Can search by postcode.  http://www.geograph.org.uk/

Photographs of Newcastle photo blog http://newcastlephotos.blogspot.co.uk/p/photographs-of-newcastle.html

Flickr You may need to try different search terms.  Don’t forget to look for pools or groups. http://www.flickr.com/

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