Tyne and Wear HER(4540): Felling, Collingwood Inn and Brewery - Details
Felling, Collingwood Inn and Brewery
Brewing and Malting Site
In 1858 Matthew Davison, brewer and innkeeper, died and the Collingwood Inn and brewhouse were offered for sale. A newspaper later reported the death of the wife of Thomas Pigg at the inn. In 1862 the property of 'deceased brewer Thomas Pigg' went on sale. Trade directories around 1870 list John Cairns at the Collingwood Brewery, Low Felling.
Brian Bennison, 2004, The Brewers and Breweries of North-Eastern England - A Historical Guide, published by the Brewery History Society; Newcastle Courant, 22nd January 1858, 3rd September 1858, 14th November 1862