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Tyne & Wear - Newcastle, Gallowgate - Corporation Street: the former Newcastle Brewery

Tyne Brewery, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Registered in Febrary 1890 to acquire: John Barras & Co Ltd, Tyne Brewery; William Henry Allison & Co, High Brewery, Duke Street, North Shields and Monkwearmouth Brewery, Sunderland; Swinburne & Co, Gateshead; and Carr Brothers & Carr, Low Lights, North Shields; with a total of 215 public houses. Merged with Scottish Brewers Ltd in 1960 to form Scottish & Newcastle Breweries Ltd. Closed in 2005 with brewing transferred to the former Federation Brewery at Dunston. Demolished and site cleared by 2010.
Reference:
A Century of British Brewers Plus - 1890 to 2004. Brewery History Society, 2005.
The following images from DT, February 2006:

Newcastle Brewery DT

Newcastle Brewery DT

The following images from WRB, April 2007:

Newcastle Brewery WRB

Newcastle Brewery WRB

Newcastle Brewery WRB

The following images from SP, October 2010. The top photograph shows the cleared brewery site from St James's Park.

Newcastle Brewery SP

Newcastle Brewery SP


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