Tyne and Wear HER(15814): Newcastle, Sandgate, Sun Inn - Details
Newcastle, Sandgate, Sun Inn
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 Sun Inn.
Brian Bennison, 1997, Heavy Nights - A History of Newcastle's Public Houses, Volume Two, The North and East, p 24