Tyne and Wear HER(10411): Byker, Mushroom Hotel Public House - Details
Title of image: Mushroom Hotel, Mushroom Quay
Description: A photograph of the Mushroom Hotel taken in 1886. To the left of the pub is the premises of Edward Nunnage Ship Chandlers and Provision Dealers. In the foreground is Mushroom Quay. Children are sitting or standing on the quayside wall. A rowing boat is leaning against the wall of Edward Nunnage's premises. To the right in the foreground is an unidentified building surrounded by a raised wooden fence. A large iron chain runs from one of the fence supports into the river.
Additional info: Print black and white
Location/Collection: Newcastle Libraries/Newcastle Local Studies Hotels and Restaurants Collection
Accession number: NCL 012234
Provider: Newcastle City Library
Copyright: All rights reserved, if you would like a printed copy of this image please contact Newcastle Libraries.
Byker, Mushroom Hotel Public House
Shown on Ordnance Survey second edition.
Shown on Ordnance Survey Second Edition of 1896; Malcolm L Scaife, 1974, Newcastle Old and New; Brian Bennison, 1997, Heavy Nights - A History of Newcastle's Public Houses, Volume Two, The North and East, p 28