See also 'Post 69' of this thread (LINK below) which actually started this discussion with its info about and photos of the Balmoral as it is now . . . so we then "looked back" to the Balmoral as it was!!Here's what the Balmoral area looks like now:
Can anyone tell me where The Adelaide is/was please? the building looks really familiar. The photo below is from same Flikr stream and is dated 1985.
The Adelaide pub had two entrances, the one shown was on Newgate St, just up from the junction with Clayton St. The other entrance was on Clayton St next to "The Clock" -Duke of Northumberland PH.
What was the church with the spire shown on the lower photo, NH?
I think this is the place you are looking for. I used to live nearby, and I remember passing that stone wall at the bottom of Reid Park Road, daily, on my way across the Dene to Manor Park School.
From - Bygone Jesmond, 1987 edition.
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Thank you! The "Apple Tree Inn", yes, that's exactly what I wanted to know, and exactly the image I remember having seen. Much appreciated!
Can anyone remember what this bar (now Sinners) was called before it was called Lennon's?
I've just come across this old pic of the Carlisle pub in that location, from a W.R.HarleA few more annoying gaps and abandoned buildings for you (apologies in advance if they've been discussed before).
Corner of Blenheim Street & Westgate Road (Used to be site of a pub)
Anyone have any ideas what used to be there and what, if any, are the plans for them?