Pubs and Brewing

Title

Pubs and Brewing

Subject

A collection of pubs and brewery stories in Oxford

Collection Items

The Oxford Bottle Club
The Oxford Bottle Club organised its first dig in 1981. This took place at Jackdaw Lane on the Iffley Road. They did, of course, get permission from Christ Church College before starting! The club had some 60-80 members at the time. Simon Somerscales…

Morrells display card
This item was acquired in around 1975 although it looks earlier. It is 25cm high and is made of plastic-covered card.

You can see three Morrells beers displayed on the card: Malt Stout, Castle Asle and College Ale. They depict the lion rampant for…

White Horse Brewery Cask Filling
These are the casks I helped to fill whilst working for a brief stint at the White Horse Brewery in Stanford-in-the-Vale, Oxfordshire. I helped out for two weeks and carried out the 'racking'. This is where you prepare the casks for filling and also…
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