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North Yorkshire:
Defunct Brewery Livery

8 March 2016

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County Brewery Location Premises Description Contributors Photo?
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Yorkshire North

Vaux Breweries Ltd Sunderland Brompton-on-Swale, Gatherley Road Farmers Arms A metal unpainted shield featuring a 'V' between two blackbirds. BHK photo 2010 Picture

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Vaux Breweries Ltd Sunderland Carlton (near Snaith), High Street Oddfellows Arms Vaux signage: lantern, plaque, board sign, hanging sign. A former Darley's pub. BHK 2009 .

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Warwick & Co Boroughbridge Harrogate - Starbeck, High Street Star Inn (former) Has a tiled fascia: 'WARWICK'S BOROUGHBRIDGE ... STAR INN ... CELEBRATED ALES and STOUT ... STAR INN'. Dated 1904 at high level. Converted to retail. RWo 2007; WRB photo 2007 Picture

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Vaux Breweries Ltd Sunderland Huby, Tollerton Road Star (renamed) Vaux board signs. Renamed 'Mended Drum' and the Vaux signs have been removed. BHK 2009 .
GONE

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Tadcaster Tower Brewery Co Ltd Tadcaster Knaresborough, 3 High Street Board Inn Four similar leaded windows with a central blue panel and gold lettering: TOWER ALES (photo); LOUNGE; SMOKE ROOM; TOWER ALES (this one has some damage). Although the brewery is still in operation, it is no longer independent and is part of AB InBev. PLo photo 2015 Picture

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Samuel Webster & Sons Ltd Halifax Low Bradley Slaters Arms Timber fascia board applied to the wall with 'SAMUEL WEBSTER' - gold lettering on green. WRB photo 2007 Picture

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Vaux Breweries Ltd Sunderland Middlesbrough - St Hilda’s, 5-7 Durham Street Captain Cook Three square panels featuring the 'two blackbirds'. Also, high on a decorated gable, a shield with a 'V' between two blackbirds. In 2015, this historic listed building was in semi-derelict condition. AH photo 2015 Picture

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Bass, Ratcliffe & Gretton Ltd Burton-upon-Trent Middlesbrough, 27 Linthorpe Road Masham Hotel (former) Probably no longer in pub use. A corner pub with a fine green faience frontage. Below the windows are four decorative roundels enclosing a Bass 'red triangle' - although these have been painted over. AH photo 2015 Picture

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Bass, Ratcliffe & Gretton Ltd Burton-upon-Trent Middlesbrough, 34 Linthorpe Road Shakespeare (former) The pub has been converted to an amusement arcade. Above each of two doorways is a roundel in 'lifebelt' style enclosing a Bass 'red triangle'. AH photo 2015 Picture

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Vaux Breweries Ltd Sunderland Middlesbrough, 9 Zetland Road Zetland Hotel A shield featuring a 'V' between two blackbirds. Nicely painted in 2015, but spoilt by the addition of two initials. BHK photo 2010; AH photo 2015 Picture

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Newcastle Breweries Ltd Newcastle-upon-Tyne Middlesbrough, Bridge Street West Bongo Club International A 'blue star' in a roundel surrounded by 'NEWCASTLE BREWERIES'. This and the club name are within a glass box, and appear to have had neon illumination. AH photo 2015 Picture

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Vaux Breweries Ltd Sunderland Ripon, 84 Bondgate Ship A shield featuring a 'V' between two blackbirds. The blackbirds have been painted black. BHK photo 2009 Picture

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Bentley’s Yorkshire Breweries Ltd Leeds Saltburn-by-the-Sea, Windsor Road Queen Hotel (Windsors) On the forecourt at the front of this large bar is an area of black-and-white tiles with logo 'BYB' in a roundel in the centre. The building was formerly the Queen Hotel and is dated 1875. CTw photo 2012 Picture

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Selby (Middlebrough) Brewery Ltd Selby Selby, 4 Gowthorpe New Inn "Selby Ales" in faint outline on the fascia. RWo 2006 .

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Bentley’s Yorkshire Breweries Ltd Leeds Skipton, Keighley Road, Devonshire Place Unicorn Hotel (former) Large 'BYB' lettering in stone on the Devonshire Place elevation. These premises are now a residential hotel. RWo 2006; AH photo 2015 Picture

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Vaux Breweries Ltd Sunderland Sutton on the Forest Blackwell Ox An oval Vaux plaque. BHK 2009 .

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Bass & Co Ltd - Burton-upon-Trent, Tadcaster, etc Tadcaster, 2 Westgate Calcaria (formerly the Fleece) Two Bass lanterns, one damaged. 'Bass' lettering on the hanging sign. SP 2008 .

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Russell & Wrangham Ltd Malton West Lutton, village Three Tuns A stone plaque featuring a carved shield with 'RUSSELLS ALES' and three casks; also the pub name and an inscription. BHK photo 2010 Picture

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Joshua Tetley & Son Ltd Leeds Whitby, 8 Golden Lion Bank Golden Lion Three leaded windows, each with a central lettered panel: 'TETLEY ... LOUNGE ... TETLEY'. SP photo 2015 Picture

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Joshua Tetley & Son Ltd Leeds Whitby, 91 Church Street Black Horse Above the hanging sign, a roundel with Tetley's 'huntsman' and lettering around: 'ONE OF TETLEY'S HOUSES'. SP photo 2015 Picture

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Mansfield Brewery Co Ltd Mansfield York, 10 High Petergate Hole in the Wall A round illustrated hanging sign (modern) with 'THE MANSFIELD BREWERY COMPANY'. BHK photo 2009 Picture

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Joshua Tetley & Son Ltd Leeds York, 13 Lawrence Street Rose & Crown Internal. On the modern counter top, an oval brass plaque has been incorporated: 'ONE OF TETLEY'S FESTIVAL ALE HOUSES'. This pub was long-owned by Tetleys. SP 2016 .

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Brett Brothers York York, 40 Stonegate Olde Starre Internal. There is a fine leaded-glass bar screen, probably dating from an 1890s refit by the brewery-owners at the time. Almost certainly the work of J W Knowles & Co, renowned craft glaziers whose Stonegate workshops were close by. Three panels with lettering: 'BRETT BROs' in the centre; 'STAR INN' each side. SP 2001; CAMRA 2008; BHK photo 2009 Picture

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C J Melrose York York, 6 Bootham White Horse C J Melrose wasn't a brewer but a local wine merchant owning a small chain of York pubs. Under a first floor oriel window is a stone panel with 'CJM 1895'. SP 2005 .

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