Tyne and Wear HER(10733): Newcastle, Haymarket, Farmer's Rest Public House - Details
Title of image: The Farmers Rest, Haymarket, Newcastle upon Tyne
Description: A 1964 photograph of The Farmers Rest, Haymarket. The photograph shows the front and side of the pub. The side entrance is on Prudhoe Place and to the right is the premises of a firm selling motorcycles scooters and bubble cars. People are walking along the Haymarket and Prudhoe Place.
Additional info: Print black and white
Location/Collection: Newcastle Libraries/Newcastle Local Studies Hotels and Restaurants Collection
Accession number: NCL 013980
Provider: Newcastle City Library
Copyright: All rights reserved, if you would like a printed copy of this image please contact Newcastle Libraries.
Newcastle, Haymarket, Farmer's Rest Public House
Shown on Ordnance Survey second edition. Rebuilt after Newcastle Breweries absorbed Sanderson's (Haymarket Brewery HER 10396) in 1896. Demolished to make way for Haymarket bus station and extension to Marks and Spencer.
Ordnance Survey Second Edition of 1896; Brian Bennison, 1995, Brewers and Bottlers of Newcastle upon Tyne From 1850 to the present day, p 54; Brian Bennison, 1996, Heady Days - A History of Newcastle's Public Houses, Vol 1, The Central Area, p 7