Collingwood Street Door-well

Collingwood Street stretches from Central Station to St Nicholas Cathedral, it’s a busy street, busy with traffic, rather than pedestrians. Most people see the street from behind the window of a car, from that perspective it’s easy to miss these rather grubby mosaics which adorn some of the door wells on this once grand street.

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If you are wondering whether these photos have been touched up a little? They have, also the sun was shining that day. The sun does not shine every day in Newcastle.
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A little bit of work and the mosaics could look this good once again, but would anyone notice?

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Although Collingwood Street is a great place to find mosaics, there are plenty more in Newcastle, you just need to know where to look