Gateshead Pubs starting with H

This is a record of Gateshead pubs starting with H, that has ever been, as best as is known.
It's open if the name is in red, 
Go get a pint, with a frothy head. 
If its name is in brown, 
It's gone..brown bread...dead
If the name's been changed
It's in a blue hue
And the new name
Is provided to you

Half Moon 

Wrekenton Gateshead 
Rob's Visit: 16/1/08
Rob's Score: 7

1827 Robert Fairlam
1838 J. Cresswell
1858-65 George Rogerson
1865 William Forster
1906-15 John Tiplady
1914-25 William George Moore
1934 J. Tyrer Morrison
Re-opened 14/2/06 in part and is now called The Clock, the rest of the property a Ladbrokes

As of 2016

Half Moon

Half Moon Lane Gateshead
Closed at present Now demolished

1795 Thomas Smith
1907-18 Davison & Wood

Half Moon

South Shore, Gateshead

1790 Mrs Headlam
1827-38 Thomas Smith
1838-44 Margaret Smith

 Half Moon

Bottle Bank, Gateshead. Now demolished

1782-90 James Dunn
1790 James Dunn/Rich Smith
1918 Davison & Wood

There were two Half Moons on Bottle Bank at 2 & 30

Half Moon

Bottle Bank, Gateshead.

1782 John Birch

Half Moon

34 High Street

1865 M. Grieveson
1879 T. Pearson

Half Moon

220 High Street, Gateshead

1820-27  John Calvert
1833-44 Ann Calvert
1844-53 Martha Murray

Half Moon

13 Bridge Street
25 Bridge Street?

1827-38 John Lister
1844-53 James Scott
1853 James Smith
1865 William Usher
1879 E.Messenger

Half Moon


1868 James Gillam

Halfway House


Felling, Gateshead  22/7/03...Closed...

1844 John Dixon
1855 John Simpson
1858 M. Morgan
1873-77 John Laws
1876-80 Mrs Elizabeth Jane Laws
1882 Christopher (Christy) Holmes
1894 Robert Walton
1906 John McAlindon
1913 Frank Fox
1915-18 Patrick Gilroy
1921-34 Thomas Gilroy
1897-1939 Sir John Fitzgerald

Now converted into private dwellings. Here's my view. Every building on the entire Felling High Street should be replaced by, or converted into houses and flats. Gateshead Council, please compulsorily purchase them from the Landlords. They're quite geographically close to you at the Civic Centre.

Hammer in Hand


1827 Thomas Ferguson


Birtley   Gateshead
Rob's Visit: 9/10/03
Rob's Score: 5

The Hanlon became a real ale pub called The Birtley Ale House
Now back to The Hanlon


Half Moon 

Ryton, Gateshead
Rob's Visit: 6/10/03
Rob's Score: 5


As of 2016

Harry Clasper

Whickham Gateshead

Jon's Visit: 8/10/16
Jon's Score: 10

Hare & Hounds

Windy Nook, Felling

At another time was it called Horse & Hounds?

1873 J. McKie
1855 Foster Stephenson
1894 John Hall


Hawk pub is on the left

31, Bottle Bank

1811 Jackson
1827 John Turnbull
1833-38 W. Hunter
1844-53 William Gatis
1858 T. Addy

Hawkes' Arms

East Street

1844 Catherine Porter
1846 James Adams
1850  J. Jameson
1853-58 J. Bell
1879 T. Davison
1907-15 R. F. Todd
1918 E. Wilkinson


216 High Street, Gateshead

1858 C. G. Forster

Highlander (Hotel)

Swalwell, Gateshead  
Rob's Visit: 8/2/05
Rob's Score: 4      

1858 J. Muncaster
1865 Catherine Robson
1894 Michael J. Danby
1897 Mrs Isabella Danby
1918 Stephen Freig
1921 John Atkinson
1931 William Gillender
1934 Joseph B. Bruce
1939 William Young

As of 2016


Winlaton  Gateshead 
Rob's Visit: 14/03/05
Rob's Score: 4

1844 Richard Marshall
1858 G. Robson
1868 William Lattimer
1903-05 Robert Archibold
1931-39 Robert Burn

As of 2016

1897 William Henry Stuart 
1907 Robert Archibold
1909-13 Joseph Oliver
1918 Ray Wood
1929 Peter Alexander
1931-39 Robert Burn

Highland Lad

Rabbit Banks

1850 J. McIntyre

High Level Bridge

Half Moon Lane

1850 C. Morgan
1853 W. Nichol
1865 C. Porter
1879 Mrs R. Wales


Dunston  Gateshead 
Rob's Visit: 20/9/04
Rob's Score: 6


61 High Street

1850 Mary Urron


Woodbine Tce/Coatsworth Road (formerly called Union Lane)
Bensham Gateshead 
Rob's Visit: 21/11/03
Rob's Score: 2

1838 Luke Barkus
1844-50 John Freeman
1853 H. Wilkinson
1858 B. Wilson
1879 T. Wake
1907-18 H. Fail & Co
1934 George Gordon Graham

Called Honeysuckle because it was on Woodbine Tce
Woodbine and Honeysuckle are the same.. in the Caprifoliaceae family

Now Tesco shop 2016

Hope & Anchor

9 Church Street, Gateshead

1833 Margaret Bruce

Hope & Anchor

Windy Nook

1827-33 John Lowes
1838-44 Margaret Lowes
1855 William Battersby
1894 Henry Beattie
?            "Perry"

Huntley Well 

Winlaton Mill, Gateshead
Rob's Visit: 13/05/05
Rob's Score: 85 

Became Chaplins


Blaydon Gateshead
Rob's Visit: 9/5/05
Rob's Score: 5

As of 2016