Tyne and Wear HER(4498): Dunston, The Federation Brewery - Details
Dunston, The Federation Brewery
Brewing and Malting Site
The Federation began brewing in Newcastle in 1921 but moved to Dunston because there was no room for expansion at Newcastle. A new £20 million brewery opened in 1980.
Brian Bennison, 2004, The Brewers and Breweries of North-Eastern England - A Historical Guide, published by the Brewery History Society; T. Elkins, 1970, So They Brewed their Own Beer; B. Bennison, 1997, A Happy Band of Brewers? The Federation and the Clubs Brewery Movement in North-East History, Vol. 31, pp 75-91