Tyne and Wear HER(15774): East Rainton, Durham Road, Traveller's Rest Public House - Details
East Rainton, Durham Road, Traveller's Rest Public House
Shown on OS first edition map of 1860. In the 1920s the landlord was a Mr Bones. There were two cottages adjoined to the west and one to the east. The Rowan, Fox, Langley and Weatherall families lived in the cottages. The cottages have now gone and the pub is detached. Now called Ye Olde Ship Inn.
Ordnance Survey First Edition Map 1860; Robert Hope, no date, East Rainton in the 1920s; Hetton Local & Natural History Society, 2015, The Hetton Village Atlas