The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries Opened In 1983

The following is a list of the 29 breweries listed on this site that opened in 1983 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

Alice Brewery Closed
(Inverness, Inverness 1983-1988)

Ashford Brewery Closed
(Ashford, Kent 1983-1985)

Aston Manor Brewery Company Ltd Closed
(Birmingham, West Midlands 1983-2012)

Axe Vale Brewery Closed
(Colyton, Devon 1983-1986)

Bailey's Brewery Closed
(Malvern, Worcestershire 1983-1985)

Bate's Brewery Closed
(Bovey Tracey, Devon 1983-1986)

Battersea Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Battersea, Greater London 1983-1989)

The Beer Engine Brewpub Photo
(Newton St Cyres, Devon 1983-Still Brewing)

Bishop's Brewery Closed
(Wellington, Somerset 1983-1987)

Blossomward Brewery Closed
(Elvington, North Yorkshire 1983-1984)

Borve Brew House Closed Brewpub Photo
(Ruthven, Aberdeenshire 1983-2001)

Ferret & Firkin Closed Brewpub
(London, Greater London 1983-1999)

P & DJ Goacher
(Tovil, Kent 1983-Still Brewing)

Hawkhill Brewers Closed
(Dundee, City of Dundee 1983-1985)

Herald Brewery Closed
(Coleraine, County Derry 1983-1987)

Lass O'Gowrie Brewhouse Closed Brewpub Photo
(Manchester, Greater Manchester 1983-2003)

Leyland Brewing Co Closed
(Leyland, Lancashire 1983-1985)

Lloyds Country Beers Ltd Closed Contract Brewer

Marston Moor Brewery Closed Contract Brewer

Mill Brewery Closed
(Newton Abbot, Devon 1983-1997)

The Old Bank Street Brew House Closed Brewpub
(Manchester, Greater Manchester 1983-1985)

Old Mill Brewery
(Snaith, East Riding of Yorkshire 1983-Still Brewing)

The Orange Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Pimlico, Greater London 1983-2001)

Reepham Brewery Closed
(Reepham, Norfolk 1983-2009)

Reigate Brewery Limited Closed
(Reigate, Surrey 1983-1986)

Rose Street Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 1983-1999)

Sark Brewery Closed
(Sark, Channel Islands 1983-1983)

Summerskills Brewery
(Plymouth, Devon 1983-Still Brewing)

Wychwood Brewery Company Ltd
(Witney, Oxfordshire 1983-Still Brewing)

Last Updated : 1st February 2023