Tyne and Wear HER(15663): Shieldfield, Clarence Street, Ridley Arms Public House - Details
Shieldfield, Clarence Street, Ridley Arms Public House
On the corner of Clarence Street and Hewgill Terrace. Owned by the Haymarket Brewery, then Newcastle Breweries from 1896. Surrounding houses were demolished in the late 1960s leaving the Ridley Arms in an isolated position. It closed in 1977.
Brian Bennison, 1996, Heavy Nights - A History of Newcastle's Public Houses, Volume Two - The North and East, p 20