Stories of Newcastle and the Hunter Valley

BUILDINGS
Leading Light or Beacon Towers

Leading Light or Beacon Towers

Newcastle has its very own castle turret on top of The Hill in the form of the Leading Light ...
City Administration Centre – The Roundhouse

City Administration Centre – The Roundhouse

Opened on 23 June 1977, Newcastle's City Administration Centre - known as The Roundhouse - is ...
Victoria Theatre and Nancy Tapp

Victoria Theatre and Nancy Tapp

Newcastle's Victoria Theatre is the oldest remaining theatre in NSW. Now heritage-listed, ...
Palo Alto – Hamilton

Palo Alto – Hamilton

Hamilton's Palo Alto is a piece of Art Deco bliss built for Mr William Herbert of Silsoe ...
Victoria Theatre

Victoria Theatre

Victoria Theatre - ABC Newcastle article by Carol Duncan Built in the 1870's, the ...
The Star Hotel

The Star Hotel

The Star Hotel is best known for the 1979 riot, but the site is a large complex running ...
St John’s Anglican Church – Cooks Hill

St John’s Anglican Church – Cooks Hill

Designed by Edmund Blacket and constructed between 1857 and 1860, St John's Anglican Church in ...
Henry Martin – Victoria Lifeboat crew member

Henry Martin – Victoria Lifeboat crew member

From Lost Newcastle member, Robyn Jeffries: Pleased to be able to share - my great great ...
Ralph Snowball Collection

Ralph Snowball Collection

Anyone who is keen on Newcastle's history owes a great debt of gratitude to Ralph ...
Warners Bay Public School

Warners Bay Public School

Warners Bay Public School 1911 photo from Lost Newcastle member Katrina O'Connor
Zaara Street Powerstation

Zaara Street Powerstation

From Wikipedia: Zaara Street Power Station was situated on Zaara Street, in the city ...

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