Tyne and Wear HER(15815): Newcastle, Sandgate, Three Tuns Public House - Details
Newcastle, Sandgate, Three Tuns 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 Three Tuns.
Brian Bennison, 1997, Heavy Nights - A History of Newcastle's Public Houses, Volume Two, The North and East, p 24