Tyne and Wear HER(10752): Newcastle, Barrack Road, Windsor Hotel PH (General Moore) - Details
Newcastle, Barrack Road, Windsor Hotel PH (General Moore)
Shown on Ordnance Survey second edition. Higginbottom's Windsor Castle referred to by locals as the 'Barrel' disappeared from Barrack Road in 1908. Until 1888 it had been the Sir John Moore, after the British general killed by Napoleonic troops in Spain. In 1870 the pub went on sale as the General Moore.
Shown on Ordnance Survey Second Edition of 1896; Bennison, B, 1998, Lost Weekends, A History of Newcastle's Public Houses, Vol 3, The West