Tyne and Wear HER(11063): Byker, Stepney Bank, Brown Jug (Stepney Vaults) - Details
Byker, Stepney Bank, Brown Jug (Stepney Vaults)
In the 1840s and 50s John Carr brewed here. His daughters Mary Jane and Sarah took over after his death. The pub was leased by Robert Deuchar when it closed in 1928.
Brian Bennison, 1995, Brewers and Bottlers of Newcastle upon Tyne From 1850 to the present day, p 23; Ouseburn Heritage, Winter 2004, pages 7-9; Brian Bennison, 1997, Heavy Nights - A History of Newcastle's Public Houses, Volume Two, The North and East, p 27