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Greater Manchester: Wigan
Defunct Brewery Livery

22 January 2014

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County Brewery Location Premises Description Contributors Photo?
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Greater Manchester: Wigan

Peter Walker & Sons Ltd - Warrington & Burton-upon-Trent Ashton-in-Makerfield - Town Green, Bolton Road Caledonian An etched window on the front with 'WALKER'S WARRINGTON ALES'. SP 2006 .

Greater Manchester: Wigan

Boddington Brewery Ltd Manchester Aspull, Bolton Road Gerrard Arms Etched window with 'GERRARD ARMS HOTEL ... BODDINGTONS'. BHK photo 2006 Picture

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Greenall Whitley & Co Ltd Warrington Golborne - Lane Head, Church Lane Red Lion 'Greenall Whitley & Co Ltd - Wilderspool' etched windows. TB reports in 2006 that " this fine set of old Greenalls windows has been removed and replaced with plain glass". SP 2006; TB 2006 .
GONE

Greater Manchester: Wigan

QUERY Hindley, 5 Castle Hill Road Horse Shoe Tavern (former) At first floor level, a roundel with a horseshoe and 'JB Ltd'. The property is now a house. The premises were occupied by John Berry, beer retailer, between 1869 and 1876. Was JB a brewer? SP photo 2006 Picture

Greater Manchester: Wigan

Matthew Brown - Pole Street, Preston. Later Lion Brewery, Blackburn Hindley, Atherton Road Former Off Licence A projecting box sign featuring a large 'red lion' illustration - thought to be from Matthew Brown's brewery. BHK photo 2009 Picture

Greater Manchester: Wigan

George Shaw & Co Ltd Leigh Leigh - Bedford, Manchester Road Boundary Etched windows with monograms 'G S CO LTD'. BHK photo 2006 Picture

Greater Manchester: Wigan

Bedford Brewing & Malting Co Ltd Leigh Leigh, 2 Market Place Boars Head Fine-looking pub, rebuilt 1900. Above the door in terracotta - 'BB' monogram twice. Brewery needs confirmation please. Also Walker's plaques (qv). SP photo 2006 Picture

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Peter Walker & Sons Ltd - Warrington & Burton-upon-Trent Leigh, 2 Market Place Boars Head Fine-looking pub, rebuilt 1900. Plaques adjacent to the front and back doors with the 'queen on horseback' trade mark and 'WALKER'S WARRINGTON ALES'. Also 'BB' monograms (qv). SP photo 2006 Picture

Greater Manchester: Wigan

Peter Walker & Sons Ltd - Warrington & Burton-upon-Trent Leigh, 73 King Street A pizza takeaway High on the gable wall, a painted sign - part obscured, part missing - 'WALKER'S WARRINGTON ALES'. SP photo 2006 Picture

Greater Manchester: Wigan

Bass & Co Ltd - Burton-upon-Trent, Tadcaster, etc Leigh, Chapel Street Standard Mower A small oval Bass plaque under the hanging sign: 'Bass' (script) ... 'ESTd 1777 ... BURTON-ON-TRENT'; and a red triangle. BHK 2012 .

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Bedford Brewing & Malting Co Ltd Leigh Leigh, Church Street / Vernon Street Courts Victorian corner pub with 'RG' in the keystone above the door. Could be 'R Guest', whose brewery became Bedford Brewing & Malting. Brewery needs confirmation please. Pub closed 2006. SP photo 2006 Picture

Greater Manchester: Wigan

Boddington Brewery Ltd Manchester Leigh, Lord Street Musketeer One etched window on the front - 'Boddingtons ... MUSKETEER' around the brewery's trademark of a cask with bees. SP 2006; BHK photo 2006 Picture

Greater Manchester: Wigan

Greenall Whitley & Co Ltd Warrington Leigh, St Helens Road Bridge Inn Five etched windows on the front with monogram - 'GW & Co Ltd'. SP photo 2006 Picture

Greater Manchester: Wigan

Greenall Whitley & Co Ltd St Helens Orrell (Longshaw), 190 Upholland Road Unicorn Stone panel on the front elevation: 'GREENALL'S St HELENS ALES.'. BHK photo 2006 Picture

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Peter Walker & Sons Ltd - Warrington & Burton-upon-Trent Orrell, 226 Orrell Road Stag The windows have four leaded panels - two with 'stag' ilustrations; two with 'PW' monograms. BHK photo 2012 Picture

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Peter Walker & Sons Ltd - Warrington & Burton-upon-Trent Pemberton, Billinge Road Hare & Hounds On the wall at the back, a very faded painted sign 'WALKERS WARRINGTON ALES'. DWh photo 2007 Picture

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Albion Brewery Co Ltd Wigan Wigan Centre, 70 Frog Lane Colliers Arms (Aka Sams) In a terracotta plaque above the corner door, the initials 'AB'. A similar but different plaque over the front door. TB photo 2006; EMa 2009; IMcL 2009 Picture

Greater Manchester: Wigan

Richard Barker & Co Huyton Wigan Centre, Market Street Crofters Arms Superb exterior with red glazed bricks, above which is a mosaic fascia with maroon lettering on ivory - 'BARKER'S ... CROFTERS ARMS ... CROFTERS ARMS ... BARKER'S HUYTON ALES'. SP photo 2006 Picture

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Bass & Co Ltd - Burton-upon-Trent, Tadcaster, etc Wigan Centre, New Market Street Tudor House Hotel A projecting box sign featuring 'Bass' in script and a red triangle. WRB photo 2008 Picture

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Oldfield Brewery Ltd Wigan Wigan Centre, Standishgate Griffin Hotel In a stone pediment above the central first floor window: 'OB Ld'. The pub is dated 1905. SP photo 2006 Picture

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Whitbread - the national brewery conglemerate Wigan Centre, Standishgate St John's CYMS A damaged projecting box sign featuring 'WHITBREAD TROPHY BITTER'. WRB photo 2008 Picture

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Peter Walker & Sons Ltd - Warrington & Burton-upon-Trent Wigan Centre, Wallgate Raven Plaques adjacent to the front door with the 'queen on horseback' trade mark and 'WALKER'S WARRINGTON ALES'. SP photo 2006 Picture

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Magee Marshall & Co Ltd Bolton Wigan Centre, Wallgate Seven Stars Hotel 'MM' in terracotta panels above two doors. Also the date 1902 over the front door. The pub is now a Thwaites' tied house. SP photo 2006 Picture

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Oldfield Brewery Ltd Wigan Wigan Marus Bridge, 702 Warrington Road Ben Johnson In a terracotta plaque above the front door, the initials 'OB'. BHK photo 2006 Picture

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Boddington Brewery Ltd Manchester Wigan Newtown, 134 Ormskirk Road Bowling Green A Boddington's yellow projecting sign in typical style. BHK 2012 .

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Peter Walker & Sons Ltd - Warrington & Burton-upon-Trent Wigan Springfield, 102 Gidlow Lane Bird I'Th' Hand Hotel Mosaic fascia with lettering, white on green: 'WALKERS ... BIRD I' TH' HAND HOTEL ... WARRINGTON ALES'. SP 2013 .

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Magee Marshall & Co Ltd Bolton Wigan Springfield, 168 Gidlow Lane Pagefield Hotel Carved stonework over the door: 'MAGEE MARSHALL & Co'. Carved stone shield at high level: 'MM & Co Ld'. Several etched windows: 'MM & Co'. SP 2012 .

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Peter Walker & Sons Ltd - Warrington & Burton-upon-Trent Wigan Swindley, 106 Wigan Lane Bowling Green Two surviving front etched windows: 'A WALKER HOUSE' and 'WALKER'S WARRINGTON ALES'. The pub is dated 1904. SP photo 2006 Picture

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