The Directory of UK Brewers

Strong & Co Ltd

AddressStrong & Co Ltd
Horsefair Brewery
County (see footnote)Ceremonial
Local Authority
Test Valley


Founded in the late 1700s, this brewery was purchased by Thomas Strong in 1883. It was brought by Whitbread in 1969. Brewing ceased in 1980 with production transferred to Flowers. Production of the Strong brand was contracted out to Morrells until production of the brand was ceased in about 1997. In 1999 the brand was recreated by Hampshire Brewery under agreement with Whitbread.

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 For historical information, we suggest you also visit the brewery page on the unfortunately no longer updated Beermad.


The information contained above was believed to be correct at the date indicated. However we accept no responsibility for any false, misleading or inaccurate information within this site. We are not Strong & Co Ltd and have no connection with them. This is not their official web site. If you believe any of the above information to be wrong, then let us at know by contacting us.

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Since the 1974 local government reorganisation there has been much controversy over many county boundaries. The links we provide cover all areas possibilities: Ceremonial Counties which are the counties for which a Lord-Lieutenant has been appointed, Historic Counties (and their allied county boroughs) which represent the position before the 1974 re-organisation and Local Authority which represents the third tear District level.

Last Updated : 2nd July 2002