The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries Closed In 2002

The following is a list of the 26 breweries listed on this site that closed in 2002 that are listed on the site. Please note that this is not a complete list of all breweries ever in existance, just the ones on this site and is nowhere near complete before the mid-1980's. Additional historical information is being added as time allows. While we have tried to ensure the information below is correct, if you believe that something is incorrect please contact us

Ales of Kent Brewery Limited Closed
(Boxley, Kent 1999-2002)

WH Brakspear & Sons PLC Closed
(Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire 1700-2002)

The Brewhouse Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Poole, Dorset 1981-2002)

Castle Eden Brewery Closed
(Castle Eden, County Durham 1826-2002)

Cathedrals Brewery Co Ltd Closed Brewpub
(Durham, County Durham 2001-2002)

Cox's Yard Closed Brewpub Photo
(Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire 1998-2002)

Dark Horse Brewing Co. (Hertford) Ltd Closed
(Hertford, Hertfordshire 1996-2002)

Faint Hope Brewery Co Ltd Closed Brewpub Photo
(Scawby Brook, Lincolnshire 2001-2002)

Happy Hooker Brewery Ltd Closed
(Sleaford, Lincolnshire 2001-2002)

Heritage Brewery Ltd Closed
(Dinton, Wiltshire 2000-2002)

High Force Hotel and Brewery Closed
(Forest-in-Teesdale, County Durham 1995-2002)

Kelly's Eye Brewery Closed Cuckoo Brewer

Lichfield Brewery Closed Contract Brewer

Lloyds Country Beers Ltd Closed Contract Brewer

Bass Mitchell's & Butlers Closed
(Smethwick, West Midlands 1898-2002)

Nathan's Fine Ales Closed
(Elston, Nottinghamshire 2001-2002)

Nursery Brewing Co Ltd Closed
(Spirthill, Wiltshire 2001-2002)

Orchard Brewery Closed
(Scawby Brook, Lincolnshire 2000-2002)

Packhorse Brewing Co Ltd Closed
(Southsea, Hampshire 1998-2002)

Pembroke Brewery Co Closed
(Pembroke Dock, Dyfed 1994-2002)

SP Sporting Ales Ltd Closed
(Lower Hergest, Herefordshire 1996-2002)

Spinnaker Ales Ltd Closed
(Lancing, West Sussex 1993-2002)

Tollemache & Cobbold Brewery Ltd Closed Photo
(Ipswich, Suffolk 1957-2002)

West Yorkshire Brewery Closed
(Luddenfoot, West Yorkshire 1999-2002)

Woodhampton Brewing Company Closed
(Aymestrey, Herefordshire 1997-2002)

Woodlands Brewery Closed
(Buntingford, Hertfordshire 2001-2002)

Last Updated : 4th March 2020