Tyne and Wear HER(11092): Newcastle, Gallowgate, Beeswing Public House - Details
Newcastle, Gallowgate, Beeswing Public House
John Taylor started with Benjamin Ward as an ale and porter merchant in High Friar Street, with premises under a music hall and lecture theatre. In 1843 the partnership was dissolved. Taylor began brewing at the Beeswing at Gallowgate, producing up to 26 half-barrels of beer per brewing. He went bankrupt in 1853.
Brian Bennison, 1995, Brewers and Bottlers of Newcastle upon Tyne From 1850 to the present day, p 58