The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries Opened In 1865

The following is a list of the 2 breweries listed on this site that opened in 1865 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

Caledonian Brewing Company Ltd Photo
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 1865-Still Brewing)

Donnington Brewery
(Upper Swell, Gloucestershire 1865-Still Brewing)

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Last Updated : 21st December 2020