Tyne and Wear HER(10385): Newcastle, Elswick Road, Dodds Arms Hotel Public House - Details
Title of image: Dodds Arms, Elswick Road
Additional info: Print black and white
Location/Collection: Newcastle Libraries/Newcastle Local Studies Hotels and Restaurants Collection
Accession number: NCL 030380
Provider: Newcastle City Library
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Newcastle, Elswick Road, Dodds Arms Hotel Public House
Shown on Ordnance Survey second edition. In the 1870s the Dodds Arms had ' a large bar, news room, parlour, two kitchens, two cellars, a long room upstairs, back bedroom and two attics'. It was aquired by Newcastle Breweries 1892 and was rebuilt by the company in 1932. Closed in 1993 when its licence was transferred to the Groat House in the city centre.
Shown on Ordnance Survey Second Edition of 1896; Bennison, B, 1998, Lost Weekends, A History of Newcastle's Public Houses, Vol 3, The West