Mitchell’s of Lancaster brewery – Lancaster – May 2013

Founded in 1871 at the Black Horse Inn in Lancaster, this brewery moved to the Central Brewery in 1880. In 1984 moved to the current site that was vacated by the Thwaites take over and closure of Yates and Jackson. Announced on 3rd June 1999 that they were to cease brewing in mid July with the loss of 8 jobs. Brewing stopped 7th July and the range of beers stocked by the pubs has been revealed as a poor choice of National brewers beers, for instance Tetley Bitter, Boddingtons Bitter, Courage Directors.

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2 thoughts on “Mitchell’s of Lancaster brewery – Lancaster – May 2013

  1. nice pictures ,lived round the corner on alfred street ,spent many happy times watching the hops after being used collected by a farmer with a tractor and trailer in the 1950s.

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