Tyne and Wear HER(11060): Shieldfield, Shield Street, Shieldfield Inn - Details
Shieldfield, Shield Street, Shieldfield Inn
Sarah Brewis brewed at the Shieldfield Inn from 1846 to 1863. This small brewery could produce about 8 half barrels. John Sanderson then bought the brewery. Until recently the pub was owned by Newcastle Breweries, now by Cameron's. It is now known as 'Ye Olde Shieldfield Inn'.
Brian Bennison, 1995, Brewers and Bottlers of Newcastle upon Tyne From 1850 to the present day, p 21; Bennison, Brian, 1997, Heavy Nights - A History of Newcastle's Public Houses, Volume Two, The North and East, pp 17-18