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<big>'''Fremlins Ltd''', ''Pale Ale Brewery, Earl Street, Maidstone, Kent.''</big>
 
<big>'''Fremlins Ltd''', ''Pale Ale Brewery, Earl Street, Maidstone, Kent.''</big>
  
Founded c.1790.  
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Founded c.1790. Acquired by Ralph Fremlin from the executors of John Heathorn in 1861. Registered as Fremlin Brothers Ltd, a private company, in 1920 and as above in 1928.  
  
Acquired by Ralph Fremlin from the executors of John Heathorn in 1861.  
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Acquired by [[Whitbread & Co. Ltd]] in 1967 with 714 public houses. The Maidstone brewery was closed in October 1972 but brewing continued at the former [[Rigden & Co Ltd]] brewery in Faversham, which Fremlins had acquired in 1948.  
  
Registered as Fremlin Brothers Ltd, a private company, in 1920 and as above in 1928.
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After closure, used as a depot until 2003 when redeveloped as the Fremlins Centre.
 
 
Acquired by [[Whitbread & Co. Ltd]]. 1967 with 714 public houses.
 
 
 
Brewery closed October 1972 but used as a depot until 2003 when redeveloped as the Fremlins Centre.
 
  
  
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File:Fremlins Maidstone on top in all  weathers.jpg|Courtesy Roy Denison
 
File:Fremlins Maidstone on top in all  weathers.jpg|Courtesy Roy Denison
 
File:London Transport bus RT 2.jpg|Courtesy Roy Denison
 
File:London Transport bus RT 2.jpg|Courtesy Roy Denison
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File:Earl Street Maidstone.jpg|The view up Earl Street c.1950
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File:Fremlins dray in front of brewery.jpg
 
File:FREML007.JPG
 
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File:Fremlins Earl St frontage.JPG|The Earl Street frontage
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File:Fremlins Nat Saving Scheme advert.jpg|Fremlins participation in a war time savings scheme
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File:Fremlins Maidstone 1970s zmx (2).JPG|From circa 1970
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File:Fremlins Maidstone 1970s zmx (1).JPG|From circa 1970
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File:Fremlins from rear.JPG
 
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'''From the collection of Roy Denison'''
 
'''From the collection of Roy Denison'''
 
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File:Fremlins menu holder.JPG
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File:Fremlins RD zx.JPG
 
File:Fremlins brewery Maidstone 1.jpg
 
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File:Fremlin Milk Stout.jpg
 
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File:Fremlins Tusker0001.JPG
 
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File:Fremlins Whitbread Maidstone.jpg
 
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File:Whitbread Fremlins Elephant.jpg
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</gallery>
  

Latest revision as of 20:45, 21 October 2021

Fremlins 1947.jpg
Trade Mark Entry (23).jpg
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Messrs. Fremlin Bros’, New Brewery, Maidstone. Brewers’ Journal 15th October 1883
Fremlins Maidstone xx.jpg
The company's Guildford depot
From 1966
FremlinAd7.JPG

Fremlins Ltd, Pale Ale Brewery, Earl Street, Maidstone, Kent.

Founded c.1790. Acquired by Ralph Fremlin from the executors of John Heathorn in 1861. Registered as Fremlin Brothers Ltd, a private company, in 1920 and as above in 1928.

Acquired by Whitbread & Co. Ltd in 1967 with 714 public houses. The Maidstone brewery was closed in October 1972 but brewing continued at the former Rigden & Co Ltd brewery in Faversham, which Fremlins had acquired in 1948.

After closure, used as a depot until 2003 when redeveloped as the Fremlins Centre.


An assortment of views of the brewery


From the collection of Rod Jones

From the collection of Roy Denison

Entry in the Trade Mark Registry

Registration No : 8,192
Description : Elephant
Date of Application : 19/7/1876
Used Prior to 1875? : 8 years


Registration No : 556,718
Description : Milk Stout Label
Date of Application : 28/12/1934
Used Prior to 1875? : NO


Registration No : 559,803
Description : Words "FREMLINS"
Date of Application : 29/04/1935
Used Prior to 1875? : NO