Tyne and Wear HER(11064): Newcastle, Nun's Gate Brewery - Details
Newcastle, Nun's Gate Brewery
Francis Cochrane, licensee of the Clayton Arms and an attorney's clerk, brewed here. In 1851 a joiner in Nun Street was selling the plant of 'a compact brewery, capable of brewing about twenty half-barrels, together with the whole of the materials".
Brian Bennison, 1995, Brewers and Bottlers of Newcastle upon Tyne From 1850 to the present day, p 24