Earl Grey

Earl Grey's column, looking up Grey Street, Newcastle by E. H. Baily, RA (sculptor) and Benjamin Green (architect). 1838.

Portland stone statue on coarse gritstone column: Height of column, 134 feet; statue 13 feet. The view up Grey Street takes in the porticos of the Theatre Royal, designed by John and Benjamin Green, opened 1837. Interior redesigned after fire by Frank Matcham, 1900-01.

Photograph 2006 by Jacqueline Banerjee. [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL.]

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Last modified 14 October 2007