Category: Breweries

January 26, 2013

James Fox & Sons – Properties acquired from Thomas Tune’s Executors

An account book of James Fox lists the properties purchased in 1892. This might not be a complete list as I do not have copies of the subsequent pages. Freehold Properties and Plant Account 1892 October 1 – To Thomas Tune Excutors, (vendors) for freehold properties viz; Angel Inn, Bawtry £525 Burlington Hotel, Goole £3,000 King William IV, Barton-on-Humber £500 Red Lion Hotel £475 Furnace […]

January 20, 2013

New Trent Brewery, Spen Lane – George Robinson Jun & Co – New Trent Brewery Co Ltd

The brewery was located beside the railway to the west of Crowle Wharf. It had its own railway siding. The site is now occupied by the food processing company Canley Packers. History  The Brewery was constructed in 1878. 14 March 1882 – Partnership between Thomas Dymond, George Robinson, the younger, and Thomas Nutt dissolved as Thomas Nutt has retired. Thomas Dymond and George Robinson to […]

January 13, 2013

Valuation of New Trent Brewery 1884

Hull History Centre C DBHT/5/612 The following documents relate to the valuation of the New Trent Brewery carried out in 1884;   [Click on image to see a full size view]    Sheet 1 – Particulars of houses and other properties of the firm and of Mr Robinson. Sheet 2 – Sundry particulars relating to the houses, the property of the firm or supplied by […]

January 1, 1970

Crowle Breweries

There were two Breweries in Crowle; James Fox & Sons Ltd Isle of Axholme Brewery Ltd Brewery Avenue Founded in 1856. Private company registered in July 1917 The 40  public houses were taken over by Barnsley Brewery Co Ltd in 1949. Fox’s which was located o­n Brewery Road o­n the North Side of Crowle. It was located o­n what is now Fox Court. 1868 Post […]