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Antony Matthew Atkinson | The City of Newcastle Port of Tyne Bridge Swing Bridge.

The City of Newcastle Port of Tyne Bridge Swing Bridge.

Newcastle Port of Tyne sits between Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne Bridge and Newcastle upon Tyne High Level Bridge. The Port of Tyne spans from Gateshead to Newcastle and once the Roman Bridge stood in its place many years ago. the bridge itself has replace previous swing bridges having been built in 1873 to replace a former swing bridge. The bridge sits on the Quayside of Newcastle upon tyne and is a lovely site to see painted in its glorious red and white.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | The City of Newcastle upon Tyne and the Tyne Bridge

The City of Newcastle upon Tyne and the Tyne Bridge

The Newcastle Tyne bridge built to the same design of that of the Sydney Harbour bridge in Australia and the design was taken from the Hell Gate Bridge in New Your City, Work started on the Tyne bridge in 1925 and was completed by 1928. The Tyne bridge was designed Mott, Hay and Anderson the same bridge builders who designed the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The Newcastle Tyne bridge spans from Gateshead to Newcastle. Below the bridge is the Quayside once open to ship building now a social haven for those wishing to relax.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | The City of Newcastle upon Tyne and the Tyne Bridge

The City of Newcastle upon Tyne and the Tyne Bridge

The Newcastle Tyne bridge built to the same design of that of the Sydney Harbour bridge in Australia and the design was taken from the Hell Gate Bridge in New Your City, Work started on the Tyne bridge in 1925 and was completed by 1928. The Tyne bridge was designed Mott, Hay and Anderson the same bridge builders who designed the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The Newcastle Tyne bridge spans from Gateshead to Newcastle. Below the bridge is the Quayside once open to ship building now a social haven for those wishing to relax.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Steam and Steel

Steam and Steel

I took this photo of a steams engines wheels, the wheels are made from Steel and drive the great engine to were it wishes to go. Steam locomotives were first developed in Great Britain during the early 19th century and used for railway transport until the middle of the 20th century. From the early 1900s they were gradually superseded by electric and diesel locomotives.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Tall Ships Race 2018

Tall Ships Race 2018

Sunderland's Tall Ships of 2018, nearly 43 vessels of all shapes and sizes will venture into Sunderland's Harbour for the year 2018 Tall ship race. The tall ships have been present in the North East nearly every year either In Hartlepool, Newcastle or Sunderland. many of the ships come from countries as far afield as India, Russia and Vanuatu. They will leave the River Wear on 14 July, they will race to Esbjerg, Denmark, moving on to Stavanger, in Norway, from where they will race to Harlingen, in The Netherlands. tall ship is a large, traditionally-rigged sailing vessel. Popular modern tall ship rigs include topsail schooners, brigantines, brigs and barques.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Tower Bridge

Tower Bridge

London and the Tower Bridge, London's tower bridge sits in the river Thames and over looks the Tower of London and is close to HMS Belfast a second world war ship that sits in the harbour and is open to visitors. The Tower Bridge is one of London's oldest Swing bridges and lifts to allow shipping to pass through
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Durham Riverside in Black and White

Durham Riverside in Black and White

Took this photo under Old Elvet Bridge in Durham, it shows two riverside boats moored under the bridge and in the back ground to the right is Durham cathedral although the Cathedral is out of shot.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Durham Old Elvet Bridge in Black and White

Durham Old Elvet Bridge in Black and White

Took this photo of Old Elvet bridge in Durham, Elvet bridge sits above the River Wear and just along from Durham Cathedral.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Durham Riverside

Durham Riverside

Took this photo looking onto the old Elvet Bridge in Durham City, The boats were moored there and gace a lovely comparison in detail to the background so thought it would make a nice photo.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Sunderland Tall Ships Race 2018

Sunderland Tall Ships Race 2018

Sunderland's Tall Ships of 2018, nearly 43 vessels of all shapes and sizes will venture into Sunderland's Harbour for the year 2018 Tall ship race. The tall ships have been present in the North East nearly every year either In Hartlepool, Newcastle or Sunderland. many of the ships come from countries as far afield as India, Russia and Vanuatu. They will leave the River Wear on 14 July, they will race to Esbjerg, Denmark, moving on to Stavanger, in Norway, from where they will race to Harlingen, in The Netherlands. tall ship is a large, traditionally-rigged sailing vessel. Popular modern tall ship rigs include topsail schooners, brigantines, brigs and barques.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Paris Eiffel Tower

Paris Eiffel Tower

The Eiffel Tower in Paris France stands proud and prominent over looking Paris and the River Seine and can be seen for miles around. Also the Notre Dame sits over looking the Seine in Paris, Famous and known for the Victor Hugo's novel the Hunchback of Notre dame the Cathedral is in fact Paris Notre Dame was built during Louis the VII between 1137 and 1180. Paris is also is full of gift shops all dotted around Paris City. In the picture you can see the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, Louvre art Gallery or Museum. Paris and the river Seine, the Seine is the gateway to many of Parises historical buildings and Peruvian cafes along its trail. Hop on and off cruses along Paris river and you are a stones through away from Notre Dame and the Eiffel tower as the boat journeys along the Seine river.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | The City of Newcastle upon Tyne and the Tyne Bridge

The City of Newcastle upon Tyne and the Tyne Bridge

The Newcastle Tyne bridge built to the same design of that of the Sydney Harbour bridge in Australia and the design was taken from the Hell Gate Bridge in New Your City, Work started on the Tyne bridge in 1925 and was completed by 1928. The Tyne bridge was designed Mott, Hay and Anderson the same bridge builders who designed the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The Newcastle Tyne bridge spans from Gateshead to Newcastle. Below the bridge is the Quayside once open to ship building now a social haven for those wishing to relax.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | The Toon in Black and White

The Toon in Black and White

A photo of the Tyne bridge I took in black and white, You can see in the picture the Port of Tyne and the Tyne Bridge as well as New astlea Quayside
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Swans upon A Lake

Swans upon A Lake

Took this photo of a male and female swan and there baby Cygnets all three whilst out walking in Herrington's country park, The park (Herrington) sits just below Penshaw monument. Within the Herrington there is a large pond were the swans gather all year round.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Durham in Black and White

Durham in Black and White

Took this photo of Durham Cathedral from underneath Framwellgate Bridge in Durham City, Durham Cathdreal can be seen to the left of the photo above the tree line.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Paris in Black and White

Paris in Black and White

Took this photo of a street in Paris, to the left you can see the top of the Eiffel Tower. I then turned the picture into a black and white shot to give it a nostalgic old feeling to it.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Newcatle in Black and White

Newcatle in Black and White

Took this photo whilst walking through the high level bridge in Newcastle, I took the shot towards the Port of Tyne a swing bridge and also the Tyne Bridge both cross from Gateshead to Newcastle.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Newcastle upon Tyne High Level Bridge

Newcastle upon Tyne High Level Bridge

The High Level Bridge is a road and railway bridge spanning the River Tyne between Newcastle upon Tyne and Gateshead in North East England. It is considered the most notable historical engineering work in the city. It was built by the Hawks family from 5050 tons of iron. George Hawks, Mayor of Gateshead, drove in the last key of the structure on 7 June 1849 and the bridge was opened by Queen Victoria later that year.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | The river Seine in Black and White

The river Seine in Black and White

Took this photo and converted it to black and white effect. There was a French barge to the left of me and the Notre Dame cathedral was to the right just on the other side of the river and in front you can see the Pont Notre Dame bridge.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Paris Louvre art Museum

Paris Louvre art Museum

paris Louvre art gallery museum take whilst out walking through the Paris streets. The Louvre is not far from the river Seine Paris and is just one of the historical landmarks that Paris has. The others are Notre Dame, Eiffel Tower for just some of many historical places Paris has.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | River Seine in Black and White

River Seine in Black and White

Took this photo of an old French barge that sits by the edge of the River Seine. Converted to black and white to enhancer the detail and to give the picture an old feeling about it.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Paris Eiffel Tower

Paris Eiffel Tower

The Eiffel Tower in Paris France stands proud and prominent over looking Paris and the River Seine and can be seen for miles around. Also the Notre Dame sits over looking the Seine in Paris, Famous and known for the Victor Hugo's novel the Hunchback of Notre dame the Cathedral is in fact Paris Notre Dame was built during Louis the VII between 1137 and 1180. Paris is also is full of gift shops all dotted around Paris City. In the picture you can see the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, Louvre art Gallery or Museum. Paris and the river Seine, the Seine is the gateway to many of Parises historical buildings and Peruvian cafes along its trail. Hop on and off cruses along Paris river and you are a stones through away from Notre Dame and the Eiffel tower as the boat journeys along the Seine river.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Paris in Black and White

Paris in Black and White

Paris in Black and White, taken this shot whilst out walking in the park that sits just below the Eiffel Tower. The Eiffel Tower stands tall in the picture high above the tree tops.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | The River banks of The Seine in Paris

The River banks of The Seine in Paris

Took this whilst out in one of the hop on and off ferries that take you Frome one end of the river to the other from the Eiffel tower to Louvre Museum. Paris has as many as 37 bridges that stems a cross the river Seine.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Art of Paris

Art of Paris

Paris in Black and white, took this whilst walking the louvre art gallery in Paris took the picture in monochrome to give a more artistic feeling to it.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Sunderland Tall Ships Race july 14th 2018

Sunderland Tall Ships Race july 14th 2018

Sunderland's Tall Ships of 2018, nearly 43 vessels of all shapes and sizes will venture into Sunderland's Harbour for the year 2018 Tall ship race. The tall ships have been present in the North East nearly every year either In Hartlepool, Newcastle or Sunderland. many of the ships come from countries as far afield as India, Russia and Vanuatu. They will leave the River Wear on 14 July, they will race to Esbjerg, Denmark, moving on to Stavanger, in Norway, from where they will race to Harlingen, in The Netherlands. tall ship is a large, traditionally-rigged sailing vessel. Popular modern tall ship rigs include topsail schooners, brigantines, brigs and barques.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Swans upon The Lake

Swans upon The Lake

Took this photo of a male and female swan and there baby Cygnets all three whilst out walking in Herrington's country park, The park (Herrington) sits just below Penshaw monument. Within the Herrington there is a large pond were the swans gather all year round.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Paris in Black and White

Paris in Black and White

Took this photo whilst sailing down the Seine River in Paris heading towards the Eiffel Tower and Notre Dame, There are many colourful barges that line the seine river and they looked so lovely could not pass the chance to take a photo.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Paris Eiffel Tower

Paris Eiffel Tower

The Eiffel Tower in Paris France stands proud and prominent over looking Paris and the River Seine and can be seen for miles around. Also the Notre Dame sits over looking the Seine in Paris, Famous and known for the Victor Hugo's novel the Hunchback of Notre dame the Cathedral is in fact Paris Notre Dame was built during Louis the VII between 1137 and 1180. Paris is also is full of gift shops all dotted around Paris City. In the picture you can see the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, Louvre art Gallery or Museum. Paris and the river Seine, the Seine is the gateway to many of Parises historical buildings and Peruvian cafes along its trail. Hop on and off cruses along Paris river and you are a stones through away from Notre Dame and the Eiffel tower as the boat journeys along the Seine river.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | River Seine in Black and White

River Seine in Black and White

Photo taken of Paris River Seine with a couple of Barges that line the waters edge. Took this photo whilst cruising the Paris River heading towards the Eiffel Tower and Notre Dame.
Antony Matthew Atkinson | Along the Quayside

Along the Quayside

I took this photo whilst walking along Newcastle's Quayside, Looking down from Queens Street just off the Quayside you can have a glimpse side view of the Tyne Bridge. Completed in 1928 by Mott Hay and Anderson, this bridge is much like the Sydney Bridge in Australia and made by the same firm, both designs were cantered around the gate bridge in New York. It is the Bridge that stands prominent in Newcastle and what it is stands for