The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Local Government Authority area of Barnsley

We list 15 breweries in the Local Government Authority area of Barnsley. Of these, 5 are open breweries, 10 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Acorn Brewery of Barnsley Limited Photo
(Wombwell, South Yorkshire 2003-Still Brewing)

The Jolly Boys Brewery Ltd
(Barnsley, South Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

The Kibble Brewery Brewpub
(Thurlstone, South Yorkshire 2021-Still Brewing)

Nailmaker Brewing Co Tap Room
(Darton, South Yorkshire 2017-Still Brewing)

Whitefaced Beer Co Tap Room
(Penistone, South Yorkshire 2018-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Barnsley Brewing Co. Ltd Closed
(Elsecar, South Yorkshire 1994-2003)

Geeves Brewery Ltd Closed Photo
(Barnsley, South Yorkshire 2011-2021)

Korruptd BrewKo Closed
(Penistone, South Yorkshire 2018-2020)

The Manx Brewery Closed
(Barnsley, South Yorkshire 1992-1994)

Oakwell Brewery Closed Photo
(Barnsley, South Yorkshire 1997-2013)

Orchard Brewery Bar Closed Brewpub Photo
(Barnsley, South Yorkshire 1999-2003)

Penistone Brewers Closed Brewpub
(Penistone, South Yorkshire 2017-2019)

South Yorkshire Brewing Co Closed
(Elsecar, South Yorkshire 1994-2003)

Two Roses Brewery Ltd Closed Photo
(Darton, South Yorkshire 2011-2017)

Wortley Brewery Closed
(Wortley, South Yorkshire 1991-1996)


Other categories of "brewery" include, amongst others, brewers whose status is uncertain and probably not brewing, closed breweries whose brands are produced elsewhere and brewery groups non-brewing headquarters. Contract, cuckoo and gypsy brewers, who are free to move premisses, and not allocated to a county.

Last Updated : 16th August 2023