Morrell's Brewery Ltd
Morrell's Brewery Ltd, Lion Brewery, St Thomas Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire
Mark and James Morrell joined Edward Tawney's firm in 1797 and carried on after his retirement the next year. Registered April 1943 to acquire the business from Morrell's trustees.
Brewing ceased in 1998 and site developed into housing. Mainly demolished for houses.
The estate of 107 became a pubco and was sold to Greene King & Sons Ltd in 2002.
Images of the brewery
The brewery in 1990
The brewery in 1994
During the conversion of the brewery in 2002. Courtesy Roy Denison
The brewery gates in 2018