Tyne and Wear HER(10567): Byker, Lime Street, Royal Sovereign Public House - Details
Byker, Lime Street, Royal Sovereign Public House
Shown on Ordnance Survey second edition. John Nicholson brewed here until 1851. Then Margaret Nicholson took over, producing 8 half-barrels per brewing. Thomas Nichol ran the brewery until he went bankrupt in 1869. The pub closed in 1905.
Shown on Ordnance Survey Second Edition of 1896; Brian Bennison, 1995, Brewers and Bottlers of Newcastle upon Tyne From 1850 to the present day, p 46