The Directory of UK Brewers

William Stones Ltd

AddressWilliam Stones Ltd
Cannon Brewery
43 Rutland Road
S3 8BE
County (see footnote)Ceremonial
South Yorkshire
Local Authority


Brewing since 1895, this brewery was taken over by Bass in 1968. Brewing continued at Sheffield until 1999 when the brewery was closed. The brand was still produced for some time, being brewed by Coors Brewers Ltd at their Burton plant under license from Interbrew UK.

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 For historical information, we suggest you also visit the brewery page on the unfortunately no longer updated Beermad.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 William Stones 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 : 21st August 2015