Tyne and Wear HER(15640): Heaton, Sackville Road, Northumberland Hussar Public House - Details
Heaton, Sackville Road, Northumberland Hussar Public House
Opened in 1955 when the licence from the Gosforth Arms in Shieldfield was transferred. It was described as 'a new-style inn' with 'the traditional atmosphere of the English hostelry' whilst satisfying the 'requirements of present-day customers'. It had a large bar, commodious lounge and well-appointed sitting room. It had contemporary 'spirited curtain designs and floor coverings'.
Brian Bennison, 1996, Heavy Nights - A History of Newcastle's Public Houses, Volume Two - The North and East, p 15