Tyne and Wear HER(11083): Newcastle, Croft Street, Croft Street Brewery (Stag Brewery) - Details
Newcastle, Croft Street, Croft Street Brewery (Stag Brewery)
Brewing and Malting Site
John Lumsden & Co. began their brewing business at this brewery, which stood near to the 'Lying-in Hospital' (HER 5973). William Miller, a porter merchant, began brewing at the 'Stag Brewery' in Croft Street around 1850. By the early 1860s he also had porter vaults in Pilgrim Street and a spirit store in Hardcastle Court. He retired around 1867.
Brian Bennison, 1995, Brewers and Bottlers of Newcastle upon Tyne From 1850 to the present day, p 41