Slide Title

Newton Aycliffe: Park

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Date

1-1-1980

Description

This photo, off of Durham Way North and St. Cuthberts way glosses over the industrial spike of Newton Aycliffe. In order to account for incoming laborers, several factories were developed by companies like Aycliffe Industrial Estate, creating some 1800 jobs.

Notes

Bibliography: "The Newton Aycliffe Story." Great Aycliffe Town Council. 2016, www.great-aycliffe.gov.uk/info/about-aycliffe/the-newton-aycliffe-story/. Accessed 18 Apr. 2016. "New Towns - UK Parliament." UK Parliament, n.d. http://www.parliament.uk/about/living-heritage/transformingsociety/towncountry/towns/overview/newtowns/. Accessed 11 Oct. 2016. Obsorn, Frederic J. and Arnold Whittick. "New Towns: Their origins, Achievement and Progress." London: L. Hill, 1977, pp. 261-271.

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Photographer

Subject Headings

New towns--Great Britain; Cities and Towns -- New Towns

Country Name

United Kingdom

Region Name

County Durham

City Name

Newton Aycliffe

Street Address

Durham Way North

Keywords

new town, towns, community interests, housing

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