Bert Hardy. Newcastle

Hey kid, you wanna see some pictures? A woman and child walking down a Tyneside street, in Newcastle, England, 1950 From Bert Hardy/Getty Images ”

Newcastle in the 1880's

Street scenes of 19th-century Newcastle – in pictures

Starting young: A little girl selling cordial with meat sellers at either Paddys Market or Bigg Market, Newcastle. A rare and fascinating insight into Century city life in Britain.

Street scenes of 19th-century Newcastle

Street scenes of 19th-century Newcastle – in pictures

Archive Newcastle: Children play outside a shop front in the centre of Newcastle

Street scenes of 19th-century Newcastle

Street scenes of 19th-century Newcastle – in pictures

“A secondhand clothes seller at Newcastle cloth market reads as customers inspect her goods. A set of original glass negatives showing street scenes of century Newcastle found by Aaron Guy, who works at the city’s Mining Institute.

Street scenes of 19th-century Newcastle

Street scenes of 19th-century Newcastle – in pictures

Street life of Newcastle - The images strongly resemble the work of late century North East photographer Edgar G Lee.

Catching 40 winks: A man makes time for a nap in what was then the centre of Newcastle. A curious photo archivist from Newcastle stumbled on an amazing treasure trove of street photographs which capture the city's Victorian residents going about their daily lives.      Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2122864/Pictures-times-past-Photographs-discovered-abandoned-box-fascinating-insight-19th-Century-city-life-Britain.html#ixzz1qiuwYc7P

Pictures of times past: Forgotten photographs give a rare and fascinating insight into 19th Century city life in Britain

Newcastle-based photo archivist Aaron Guy has stumbled on an amazing trove of street photographs which capture the city's Victorian residents going about their daily lives.

Rag seller's 1880 Newcastle

Victorian Newcastle brought to life in photographic treasure trove

A young girl examines the window display of a city shop selling fresh veg, sunlight soap and sweets Victorian Newcastle upon Tyne

Street scenes of 19th-century Newcastle

Street scenes of 19th-century Newcastle – in pictures

The old soup kitchen & infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne

The old soup kitchen & infirmary, Holy Jesus Hospital Newcastle upon Tyne

Newcastle Town Walls

Newcastle Town Walls

Street scenes of 19th-century Newcastle

Street scenes of 19th-century Newcastle – in pictures

Newcastle-based photo archivist Aaron Guy has stumbled on an amazing trove of street photographs which capture the city's Victorian residents going about their daily lives.

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