Tyne and Wear HER(15812): Newcastle, Sandgate, Jolly Sailors Public House - Details
Newcastle, Sandgate, Jolly Sailors Public House
Sandgate was once a crowded part of Newcastle, the stronghold of keelmen. By the First World War however town improvments swept much of it and its pubs away. Early closures included the Jolly Sailors.
Brian Bennison, 1997, Heavy Nights - A History of Newcastle's Public Houses, Volume Two, The North and East, p 24