Tyne and Wear HER(17477): Sanderson Street, Cushy Butterfield Public House - Details
Sanderson Street, Cushy Butterfield Public House
The Cushy Butterfield opened in 1968 by Owen Brannigan. The licensee was Alice Walker previously at The Globe Railway St. The pub closed within fifteen years. Many customers were lost when housing in the neighbourhood was demolished. The pub stood vandalised until pulled down in the mid 1980s.
Bennison, B, 1998, Lost Weekends, A History of Newcastle's Public Houses, Vol 3, The West