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[[File:Butlers Crown Birm tap.jpg|thumb||The former Crown pub]]
 
[[File:Butlers Crown Birm tap.jpg|thumb||The former Crown pub]]
[[File:ErdingtonRoyalOak_SP_July2006.jpg|thumb|Butler's window at the Royal Oak, Erdington]]
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[[File:LeicsHinckleyWmButlerPlaque02_SP_Sep17.jpg|thumb|William Butler was born in Hinckley, Leicestershire in 1843. This blue plaque is displayed on the Greyhound Inn, New Buildings, Hinckley.]]
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<big>'''Butler's Crown Brewery Ltd''', ''Crown Brewery, 36/37 Broad Street, Birmingham, West Midlands''</big>
  
<big>'''Butler's Crown Brewery Ltd''', ''Crown Brewery, 36/37 Broad Street, Birmingham, West Midlands''</big>
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Built 1880s by William Butler at rear of pub.
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Registered January 1895.
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Merged with [[Henry Mitchell & Co. Ltd]]. with 130 houses in 1898 to form [[Mitchells & Butlers Ltd]].
  
Registered in January 1895. Merged with [[Henry Mitchell & Co. Ltd]] with 130 houses in 1898 to form [[Mitchells & Butlers Ltd]].
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Oddly, [[Whitbread & Co. Ltd]] listed here 1921.  
  
Following the closure of the brewery, the Old Crown pub on Broad Street continues to trade; recently it has been called 'Reflex'.
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The building survived almost into the C21 before falling to the city centre redevelopment.  
  
  
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'''Views of the brewery'''
 
'''Views of the brewery'''
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<gallery>
 
<gallery>
 
File:Butlers Crown Birm 1980.jpg
 
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William Butler was born in Hinckley, Leicestershire in 1843. This blue plaque is displayed on the Greyhound Inn, New Buildings, Hinckley:
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'''Windows'''
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<gallery>
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ErdingtonRoyalOak_SP_July2006.jpg|Butler's window at the Royal Oak, Erdington
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BurtonBassMuseumButlers2006_SP_Feb06.jpg|Butler's window at the Bass Museum, Burton on Trent
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</gallery>
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[[File:LeicsHinckleyWmButlerPlaque02_SP_Sep17.jpg|400px]]
 
 
[[category:West Midlands]]
 
[[category:West Midlands]]

Latest revision as of 09:33, 16 April 2020

The former Crown pub
William Butler was born in Hinckley, Leicestershire in 1843. This blue plaque is displayed on the Greyhound Inn, New Buildings, Hinckley.

Butler's Crown Brewery Ltd, Crown Brewery, 36/37 Broad Street, Birmingham, West Midlands

Built 1880s by William Butler at rear of pub.

Registered January 1895.

Merged with Henry Mitchell & Co. Ltd. with 130 houses in 1898 to form Mitchells & Butlers Ltd.

Oddly, Whitbread & Co. Ltd listed here 1921.

The building survived almost into the C21 before falling to the city centre redevelopment.



Views of the brewery


Windows