Brewers : General Overview (1 - 4)
Extinct breweries, formerly brewing in Norwich,|
are listed as follows :-
small in number, are included in a separate
Extinct Norfolk breweries are mentioned,
One particular Norfolk brewery is specially
dealt with in the next paragraph, along with
one national firm.
These have had temporary bases in Norwich.
There remains, however, the matter of breweries
2. : Transient CasesCases with a temporary history of local brewing :-
is a more complex and interesting topic.
The bare bones are that they took over all
Grimmer's pubs in late 1896; and
the St. Margaret's Brewery in April 1902.
However, there is some evidence of
3. : The National BrewersWatney's was the predominant national brewer in
the Norwich area from the time of the takeovers of
Bullards and S. & P. tied-houses in November 1963.
Other national brewers involved
4. : The Regional BrewersEstablished brewers, running Norwich pubs :-
Recent arrivals, in the Norwich area, include :-