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Greater Manchester: Bolton
Defunct Brewery Livery

12 May 2013

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Greater Manchester: Bolton

Manchester Brewery Co Ltd Manchester Bolton, 14 Deansgate Old Three Crowns A fine decorative frontage. Under the central bow window with leaded glass, a stall riser with mosaic including 'MB' in a central scroll with 'three crowns' images each side. SP photo 2013 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bolton

Bass & Co Ltd - Burton-upon-Trent, Tadcaster, etc Bolton, 146 Deansgate Greyhound A modern Bass fascia and a Bass lantern. SP 2013 .

Greater Manchester: Bolton

Bass, Ratcliffe & Gretton Ltd Burton-upon-Trent Bolton, 178 Deansgate Gipsy’s Tent A newish painted sign on the side wall features a red triangle and 'Bass' script lettering. It partially covers an older sign with lettering - unknown brewery - including: 'STOUT ... THE BEST'. On the front is a Bass lantern with the pub name incorporated. The pub was closed and at risk in 2013. TN 2006; SP photo 2013 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bolton

Peter Walker & Sons Ltd - Warrington & Burton-upon-Trent Bolton, 184 Lever Street Little John A faded painted sign on the end wall with 'WALKERS'; most of the sign obscured by modern signage. AMR photo 2012 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bolton

Magee Marshall & Co Ltd Bolton Bolton, 209 St Georges Road Crofters Hotel (former) A large pub built by Magee Marshall and dated 1928. On the front gable, raised lettering: 'MM & Co Ltd'. Has had various renamings and was closed and for sale in 2013. SP photo 2013 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bolton

Cornbrook Brewery Co Ltd Manchester Bolton, 22 Manor Street Dog & Partridge The small snug to the rear-left has an etched window with 'CORNBROOK ALES' and a 'C' surrounding a wheatsheaf illustration. Visible from outside down a small street on the left. SP photo 2006; GBG 2006 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bolton

Vaux Breweries Ltd Sunderland Bolton, 26-28 Bradshawgate Flying Flute (Fleece Hotel) Originally the Fleece Hotel. On the wall, a blackbird shield with a 'V' between the blackbirds. BHK 2012; SP photo 2013 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bolton

Magee Marshall & Co Ltd Bolton Bolton, 49 Deansgate Lower Nags Head Hotel (former) Built by Magees in 1927; the premises are now occupied by a bank. On the parapet, lettering 'M.M.& Co.Ltd.'. SP photo 2013 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bolton

Joseph Sharman & Sons Ltd Bolton Bolton, 548 Halliwell Road Fox & Stork - formerly the Stork Tavern Stone built pub with a pair of fine etched windows at ground floor level with 'J SHARMAN & SONS LTD - STORK TAVERN'. TN photo 2005 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bolton

Wilson's Brewery Ltd Manchester Bolton, 92 Great Moor Street George It had Wilson's signs. Demolished for redevelopment in 2011. RWo 2006 .
GONE

Greater Manchester: Bolton

William Tong & Sons Ltd Bolton Bolton, Crompton Place Crown & Cushion (former) At first floor level above modern shop fronts: (1) An old etched window with 'Wm TONG & SONS Ld ... CENTRAL OFFICES; (2) A small terracotta shield with monogram 'WTS'. AMR photo 2012 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bolton

William Tong & Sons Ltd Bolton Deane, 10 Junction Road Vulcan Inn An old etched window with 'DIAMOND ALES'. BHK photo 2012 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bolton

Peter Walker & Sons Ltd - Warrington & Burton-upon-Trent Deane, 54 Junction Road Kings Head A nicely-painted wall-mounted plaque featuring the 'queen on horseback' trade mark and 'WALKER'S WARRINGTON ALES'. BHK photo 2012 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bolton

William Tong & Sons Ltd Bolton Farnworth, 11 Brackley Street Market Hotel 'Wm Tong & Sons Ld' in terracotta below the central windows on the ground floor. RWo 2007 .

Greater Manchester: Bolton

QUERY Farnworth, 72 Market Street Freemasons Arms 'GM & Co' and the date 1889 over the corner. Closed & boarded in 2007. Any information? Was GM a brewer? RWo 2007 .

Greater Manchester: Bolton

Oldfield Brewery Ltd Wigan Westhoughton, 321 Leigh Road Rose Hill Tavern Built in 1899 by the Oldfield Brewery of Poolstock. The brewery's initials - 'OB Ld' - are over the front door in terracotta. GBG 2006; SP photo 2006 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bolton

Matthew Brown - Pole Street, Preston. Later Lion Brewery, Blackburn Westhoughton, 490 Wigan Road Hart Common One etched window with art deco design and lettering in script: 'LION ALES'; also a lion illustration in a roundel. TN photo 2006 Picture

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