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Local Studies Department

Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council

Approx. 2,500 sheets. OS maps, all scales and editions for Gateshead Metropolitan Borough. Computer access to current mapping. Many estate plans previously held at this library are now at Tyne and Wear Archives Service in Newcastle. Some late 18th and early 19th century maps remain in the Gateshead collection.


Central Library, Prince Consort Road GATESHEAD Tyne and Wear NE8 4LN

Main contact

Anthea Lang (Local Studies Librarian)

Telephone number

0191 433 8400

Opening hours

Mon, Tue, Thurs, Fri 0900-1900; Wed 0900-1700 Sat 0900-1300



Photocopier available


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