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Greater Manchester: Bury
Defunct Brewery Livery

29 October 2012

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Greater Manchester: Bury

Alfred Crowther & Co Ltd Bury Bury, 2 Bell Lane Old Blue Bell On the parapet is a stone panel with date 1899 and an eight-pointed star. Crowther's Star Brewery was located opposite, but brewery needs confirmation. Now a Joseph Holt pub. SP photo 2006 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bury

Crown Brewing Co Ltd Bury Bury, 87 Crostons Road Dusty Miller One surviving etched window with a 'crown' illustration and the pub name. This was one of a pair, but the other was vandalised and has been replaced. (The pub is now owned by Moorhouse's Brewery.) SP photo 2005 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bury

Bury Brewery Co Ltd Bury Bury, Rochdale Road Robin Hood A small stone tablet above the door with flamboyant lettering - possibly 'B B Co'. Brewery needs confirmation please. The site of the Bury Brewery, George Street, is opposite the pub. SP photo 2006 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bury

Wilson's Brewery Ltd Manchester Bury, Woodhill Road Brown Cow Located in an industrial heritage country park. Mounted on a large board on the roof is a neon sign with script lettering: 'Wilson's Ales'. SP photo 2006 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bury

Wilson's Brewery Ltd Manchester Bury, Woodhill Road Garsdale A Wilson's pole sign, plus a lantern sign with chequerboard. SP photo 2006 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bury

Crown Brewing Co Ltd Bury Holcombe, Lumb Carr Road Shoulder of Mutton The porch has tiled walls each side with a total of six 'Crown' emblems. SP photo 2006 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bury

Wilson's Brewery Ltd Manchester Prestwich, Bury New Road Railway & Naturalist A good set of old etched windows including one on the side for 'WILSON'S ALES'. Also retains a Wilson's board sign, lantern, and plaque next to the front door. SP photo 2006 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bury

Richard Seed & Co Ltd Radcliffe Radcliffe, Blackburn Street Boars Head (former) Converted to residential use. The fascia has faded lettering, possibly former tiled letters chipped off. The pub name over the corner door; and on each side: 'ALES - SEED'S - STOUTS'. SP photo 2006 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bury

Whitbread - the national brewery conglemerate Ramsbottom, 158 Bolton Street Major A Whitbread hanging sign bracket with the deer trademark and 'WHITBREAD PLC ... 1742'. BHK 2012 .

Greater Manchester: Bury

Massey's Burnley Brewery Ltd Burnley Ramsbottom, Carr Street Rose & Crown A good surviving set of decorative etched windows with 'MBB' monogram - five on the front, three on the side. SP photo 2006 Picture

Greater Manchester: Bury

Bury Brewery Co Ltd Bury Tottington, 9 Turton Road Dungeon Inn Tiled lettering - white on red - on the parapet of this attractive early 20c pub: 'BURY BREWING Co ... OLD DUNGEON INN ... ALES AND STOUT'. AH 2004; SP photo 2012 Picture

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