Tyne and Wear HER(16967): Gateshead, Friar's Goose, running track - Details
Gateshead, Friar's Goose, running track
Racing Sports Site
Opened in 1872. There was still a running track in Gateshead in the 1880s. It had closed by 1935.
Lynn Pearson, 2010, Played in Tyne and Wear - Charting the heritage of people at play, p 114