Tyne and Wear HER(6575): Newcastle, Akenside Hill (Butcher Bank or All Hallows Bank) - Details
Newcastle, Akenside Hill (Butcher Bank or All Hallows Bank)
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Butcher Bank, which linked The Side to Dog Bank, was the location of medieval butcher's shops. They also had shops in Flesher-Rawe.
H. Bourne, 1736, The History of Newcastle upon Tyne, p 123; Barbara Harbottle, 2009, The Medieval Archaeology of Newcastle in Diana Newton and AJ Pollard (eds), 2009, Newcastle and Gateshead before 1700, page 31; Newcastle Journal Saturday 30 June 1860, p 5, 'The Original Quay of Newcastle'