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Mitchell's of Lancaster (Brewers) Ltd

AddressMitchell's of Lancaster (Brewers) Ltd
11 Moor Lane
County (see footnote)Ceremonial
Local Authority


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. Eventually the pubs were taken over by York Brewery.

Beers Brewed

We do not maintain a list of beers brewed by each brewery. There may be a list on the brewery's own website. For historical information, we suggest you also visit the brewery page on the unfortunately no longer updated Beermad.


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Last Updated : 8th December 2016