Bentley's Yorkshire Breweries Ltd

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The brewery features in The Noted Breweries of Great Britain and Ireland by Alfred Barnard published 1890
Bentleys woodlesford.jpg
Letterhead 1968
Letterhead 1968
Letterhead 1973
Bentley's window in an internal screen at the Royal, Pudsey (not original to the pub)

Bentley's Yorkshire Breweries Ltd, Eshaldwell Brewery, Woodlesford, Leeds, West Yorkshire

Founded by Henry Bentley in 1828 as the Oulton Brewery.

Registered in 1880 as Henry Bentley & Co. Ltd. Re-registered in 1892 as Henry Bentley & Co. and Yorkshire Breweries Ltd. and the name was changed as above in March 1893.

Acquired by Whitbread & Co. Ltd in 1968 with 380 houses and brewing ceased in October 1972.

Site cleared in about 1989.


Various images of the brewery