Bugg’s Brewery?

Bugg’s Brewery?

Can anybody help is this the rear of Bugg’s Brewery on Cowbit Road ? This is a carte de visite from about 1870 by W.Fletcher, New Road.

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Internal views of Soames Brewery

Internal views of Soames Brewery

Source – Brewery History author A Cartwright, Photos M J Elsden  

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Exterior of Soames Brewery – Spalding

Exterior of Soames Brewery – Spalding

The only building which still remains is Westbourne Lodge, the rear of which is the building on the right beyond the overhead pipes.   Source: Brewing History Soames of Spalding – Adam Cartwright – Photo Michael J Eisden

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Soames Brewery Staff photo

Soames Brewery Staff photo

Group portrait of the staff of Soames & Co Ltd, Brewery, Spalding. This photo is thought to have been taken outside the Brewery.  Dated early 20th Century. (Ayscoughfee Hall Collection) Click on image to enlarge  

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Archaelogy Report from under the Old Brewery/ Petrol Filling Station in Albion St.

Archaelogy Report from under the Old Brewery/ Petrol Filling Station in Albion St.

Click on the link to read the article. AOS D 0030 under brewery

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Whaplode

Whaplode

Views of Whaplode showing the Ram Inn and Mill. Jane Sismey Roberts writes – My Uncle was landlord of the Ram Inn and bought it from Watney Manns brewery when it closed. He lived in it until mid eighties. There names were Jack Sismsey, his wife Rose and children Shelia and John.

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Spalding Waterways 1930 ish

This week, John Tippler talks about the waterways of Spalding. Spalding’s main river is, of course, the Welland, whose town section we now know as a pleasant, but passive, feature of the town. It was not always so passive. In the 1930s and earlier 40s it was still connected directly to the sea and was […]

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Old Raven’s Clough Pub, Holbeach

Probably a lot of you will know the Old Raven’s Clough Pub in Holbeach Fen. I research House Histories, and Family trees and this one was a fascinating one to write. This is the redacted version as it is actually 40 pages long! I hope it will bring back a few memories for those who […]

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The Saracens Head Inns

The Saracens Head Inns

  The Old Saracen’s Head Inn Saracen’s Head took its name from an old drovers inn of the same name.Extract from the book by E.H. Gooch “Place names in Holland. Lincolnshire’s and their’ meaning.” Saracen’s Head – a hamlet in the parish of Whaplode. takes its name from an inn, so named because it was […]

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