Tyne and Wear HER(6494): Newcastle, Clayton Street - Details
Newcastle, Clayton Street
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Grainger's last street. Some of it was unfinished in 1845. It is inferior in design and materials to Grainger Street and Grey Street. Single houses above shops, with a staircase entrance off the street at one side. It was named after John Clayton (1792-1890) Newcastle's Town Clerk.
N. Pevsner and I. Richmond, second edition revised by G. McCombie, P. Ryder and H. Welfare, 1992, The Buildings of England: Northumberland (second edition); D. Lovie, 1997, The Buildings of Grainger Town; I. Ayris, 1997, A City of Palaces; L. Wilkes and G. Dodds, 1964, Tyneside Classical - The Newcastle of Grainger, Dobson and Clayton; Jack and John Leslie, 2003, Down our streets - Newcastle's street names explored, p 21; Grace McCombie, 2009, Newcastle and Gateshead - Pevsner Architectural Guide, p.153, 158