The Northumberland and Permanent Building Investment and Loan Society, a set on Flickr.
Day Shift – 21/06/2011 – 02:10 PM
Presenter: Carol Duncan
Interviewee: Gionni Di Gravio, Archivist, Newcastle University
University of Newcastle Archivist Gionni Di Gravio discusses the University’s recent foray into the art of plan scanning presenting the first fruits from a collection of land sale subdivision plans formerly in the custody The Northumberland and Permanent Building Investment Land and Loan Society (est 1876).
The beautiful building that once housed these plans, erected in 1886, originally stood on what is now the corner of Blane (now Hunter) and Burwood Streets Newcastle.