Streets of Hebburn ~ Westminster Crescent
Posted by BJC on September 30, 2018, 6:29 am
WESTMINSTER CRESCENT: Runs south west from Melrose Avenue, down to Hexham Avenue. |
38 residential homes (Nos. 1-38) - 28 built in late 1950s.
In 1850, this land was named Priests Close, occupied by Matthew Laws, and leased from landowner Cuthbert Ellison.
Named after: Westminster is an area of central London within the City of Westminster, part of the West End, on the
north bank of the River Thames.
Photograph courtesy of Norman Dunn: http://www.oldtyneside.co.uk/
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