Drybrough & Co. Ltd

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Dryborough Edinburgh.jpg
1948
1951
1980

Drybrough & Co. Ltd, Craigmillar Brewery, Duddingston Road, Edinburgh, Lothian.

Founded by 1750 and brewed at various sites before moving to Craigmillar in 1892. Registered December 1895.

Acquired by Watney Mann Ltd end 1965 with 441 houses. Sold to Allied Breweries for £48.5m in January 1987 with 187 tied houses and brewing ceased in the same month.


Images of the brewery


Link to recent Drybrough photographs. Courtesy Paul Hathaway


Labels, etc

Entry in the Trade Mark Registry

Registration No : 4,371
Description : Interlocked Triangles
Date of Application : 30/3/1876
Used Prior to 1875? : 18 years

Registration No : 454,450
Description : Two triangles inside 8 pointed star
Date of Application : 11/12/1924
Used Prior to 1875? : NO

Registration No : 487,065
Description : Label design
Date of Application : 23/12/1927
Used Prior to 1875? : NO

Registration No : 520,602
Description : Strong ale label
Date of Application : 23/02/1931
Used Prior to 1875? : NO