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Courage brewery - Horselydown Lane

Categories: Animals, Commerce, Food & Drink

Founded by John Courage at the Anchor Brewhouse site. The earliest existing building dates from 1871 and was largely rebuilt in 1894 - 1895. Reconstructed, restored and refurbished in 1985 - 1989. Grade II listed. The business merged with Barclay Perkins in 1955.

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Courage brewery - Horselydown Lane

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Anchor Brewhouse

This Anchor Brewhouse is nothing to do with the Anchor Brewery at Park Street.

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Jacob the dray horse

We are not convinced by the derivation of Horselydown. Horses don't lie down ...

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Virginia McKenna

Virginia McKenna

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1 memorial
Maria Dickin

Maria Dickin

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1 memorial
National Anti-Vivisection Society

National Anti-Vivisection Society

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Group, Animals

1 memorial
Patty Astley

Patty Astley

Wife of Philip; see there for more info. We cannot be certain that the image represents Patty.

Person, Animals, Theatre

1 memorial