Basic Site Details

Name: Civic Centre, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
City or county: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Newcastle Town HallYes 

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Municipal building  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11938   


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 6David HarveyArchitect 1938 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 2 of 6Carr & HowardArchitectural practiceA1938 Site and floor plans
Item 3 of 6David CarrArchitectA1938 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 4 of 6(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitectB1938 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 5 of 6John Fraser MatthewArchitectB1938 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 6 of 6Lorimer & MatthewArchitectural practiceB1938 Unsuccessful competition design


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSCarr and Matthew Collection, RIAS 4 drawings in competition album
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection David Harvey designs
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR XSD/71