Barnsley Brewery Co. Ltd Round Tin

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Barnsley Brewery Co. Ltd tin tray dating from the 1950s. The Oakwell Brewery was based in Barnsley, South Yorkshire.

Barnsley Brewery Co. Ltd tin tray dating from the 1950s. The Oakwell Brewery was founded by Guy Senior in 1857. The company was registered in 1888 as the Barnsley Brewery Co. Ltd to acquire Paul & Guy Senior. The Oakwell Brewery was acquired by John Smith's Tadcaster Brewery Co. Ltd in 1961. John Smith's was purchased by Courage, Barclay, Simonds & Co. Ltd in 1970. The renamed company, Courage Ltd, was acquired by the Imperial Tobacco Group Ltd in 1972 resulting in the eventual closure of the Oakwell Brewery in 1976. Parts of the brewery survived until 2013 when the site was completely demolished. The manufacturer's mark states - The Metal Box Co. Ltd. (Liverpool Branch)

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Brewery Origin England
County South Yorkshire
Reverse Finish Standard
Tray Manufacturer Metal Box Co Ltd
Tray Material Tin
Year Of Manufacture 1958
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