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[[Image:MORTLAKE.JPG|thumb|Messrs. Watney, Combe, Reid & Co. Ltd., New Tun Room, Mortlake, London. Brewers' Journal 15th February 1902]]  
 
[[Image:MORTLAKE.JPG|thumb|Messrs. Watney, Combe, Reid & Co. Ltd., New Tun Room, Mortlake, London. Brewers' Journal 15th February 1902]]  
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[[File:Watney Mortlake block before rebuilding.jpg|thumb]]
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[[File:Mortlake Brewery Staff c1920.jpg|thumb|The Mortlake Brewery Staff circa 1920.]]
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[[File:Watney Mortlake RD zx (2).jpg|thumb |Courtesy Roy Denison]]
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[[File:Watney Mortlake RD zx (1).jpg|thumb |Courtesy Roy Denison]]
 
<big>'''Phillips, More & Co. Ltd,''''' Mortlake Brewery, 14 Mortlake High Street, London SW14.''</big>
 
<big>'''Phillips, More & Co. Ltd,''''' Mortlake Brewery, 14 Mortlake High Street, London SW14.''</big>
  
 
Founded at the near-by Manor House in the 15th Century.  
 
Founded at the near-by Manor House in the 15th Century.  
  
Acquired by Charles James Phillips in the 1840s.  
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Acquired by Charles James Phillips in the 1840s. Registered in June 1888 as More & Co. Ltd.  
  
Registered June 1888 as More & Co. Ltd.  
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Acquired by Watney & Co. Ltd. in 1889. Watney amalgamated with Combe's and Reid's in 1898 to form [[Watney, Combe, Reid & Co. Ltd]].
  
Acquired by Watney & Co. Ltd. in 1889 and renamed the Stag Brewery in 1959 after the closure of Watney’s Stag Brewery, Westminster.
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The Mortlake brewery was renamed the Stag Brewery in 1959 after the closure of Watney’s Stag Brewery in Pimlico.
  
Acquired by Grand Metropolitan Hotels in 1972 and was merged with Truman, Hanbury & Buxton in 1974.  
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After further changes of ownership (Elders XL 1990, Courage brewing 1991, ABInBev 2002), ABInBev closed the Mortlake Brewery and sold the site to developers in 2015.
  
After further changes of ownership (Elders XL 1990,Courage brewing 1991, ABInBev 2002) it is scheduled to be closed in 2014.
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'''[[BREWERS’ JOURNAL 15TH FEBRUARY, 1926]]'''
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'''The brewery in 1959'''
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<gallery>
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File:Watney Mortlake c 1950s (2).jpg
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File:Watney Mortlake c 1950s (3).jpg
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File:Watney Mortlake c 1950s (4).jpg
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File:Watney Mortlake c 1950s (5).jpg
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File:Watney Mortlake c 1950s (1).jpg
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File:Mortlake Workers 1973.jpg
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File:WatneyMortlake 1959 (2).jpg
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File:Watney Mortlake fermenting vessel zxvc.jpg
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File:Watney Staff at Mortlake 1959 (1).jpg
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File:Watney Staff at Mortlake 1959 (3).jpg
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File:Watney Staff at Mortlake 1959 (5).jpg
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File:Watney Staff at Mortlake 1959 (6).jpg
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File:Watney Staff at Mortlake 1959 (7).jpg
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File:Watney Staff at Mortlake 1959 (10).jpg
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File:Watney Staff at Mortlake 1959 Simon Combe (8).jpg|Simon Combe featured
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File:Watney Staff at Mortlake 1959 Simon Combe (9).jpg|Simon Combe featured
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File:Watney Staff at Mortlake 1959 Simon Combe centre (4).jpg|Simon Combe is in the centre
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File:Watney Mortlake hops being added.jpg
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</gallery>
  
  
 
'''An assortment of views of the brewery'''
 
'''An assortment of views of the brewery'''
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<gallery>
 
<gallery>
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File:Phillips & Wign label Mortlake.jpg
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File:Watneys Mortlake Brewery zx (1).jpg
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File:Watneys Mortlake Brewery zx (4).jpg
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File:Watneys Mortlake Brewery zc (3).jpg
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File:Watneys Mortlake Brewery zx (2).jpg
 
File:Mortlake FVs 1964.jpg|The brewery in 1964
 
File:Mortlake FVs 1964.jpg|The brewery in 1964
File:Mortlake sample room.jpg
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File:Mortlake sample room.jpg|The sample room
 
File:Mortlake site.jpg
 
File:Mortlake site.jpg
File:Mortlake Workers 1973.jpg
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File:Watney Mortlake brochure 1970s (9).jpg|From a company brochure circa 1970
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File:Watney Mortlake brochure 1970s (8).jpg|From a company brochure circa 1970
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File:Watney Mortlake brochure 1970s (7).jpg|From a company brochure circa 1970
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File:Watney Mortlake brochure 1970s (6).jpg|From a company brochure circa 1970
 
File:Mortlake AS Hartrick.jpg
 
File:Mortlake AS Hartrick.jpg
 
File:Mortlake ax (1).jpg
 
File:Mortlake ax (1).jpg
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File:Mortlake 1991 5.jpg
 
File:Mortlake 1991 5.jpg
 
File:Mortlake 1991 6.jpg
 
File:Mortlake 1991 6.jpg
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File:Mortlake Paul Gunnell 2.jpg
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File:Mortlake Paul Gunnell 3.jpg
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File:Mortlake Paul Gunnell 4.jpg
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File:Mortlake PG 2.jpg
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File:Mortlake PG 3.jpg
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File:Mortlake PG.jpg
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File:Mortlake frontage.jpg
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</gallery>
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'''A view of the brewery site, March 2018. Courtesy Evelyn & Paul Williams'''
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File:War memorial marker.jpg|One of the War Memorials at the site
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File:Stag Brewery Victoria war memorial at Mortlake.jpg|One of the War Memorials at the site
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File:Plaque to Terry Ainsworth and Bob Sharp.jpg
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File:Modern brewery.jpg
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File:Stag.jpg
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File:Stag Brewery Gate (1).jpg
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File:Brewery building with stag logo.jpg
 
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</gallery>
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Latest revision as of 16:24, 23 October 2021

Messrs. Watney, Combe, Reid & Co. Ltd., New Tun Room, Mortlake, London. Brewers' Journal 15th February 1902
Watney Mortlake block before rebuilding.jpg
The Mortlake Brewery Staff circa 1920.
Courtesy Roy Denison
Courtesy Roy Denison

Phillips, More & Co. Ltd, Mortlake Brewery, 14 Mortlake High Street, London SW14.

Founded at the near-by Manor House in the 15th Century.

Acquired by Charles James Phillips in the 1840s. Registered in June 1888 as More & Co. Ltd.

Acquired by Watney & Co. Ltd. in 1889. Watney amalgamated with Combe's and Reid's in 1898 to form Watney, Combe, Reid & Co. Ltd.

The Mortlake brewery was renamed the Stag Brewery in 1959 after the closure of Watney’s Stag Brewery in Pimlico.

After further changes of ownership (Elders XL 1990, Courage brewing 1991, ABInBev 2002), ABInBev closed the Mortlake Brewery and sold the site to developers in 2015.


BREWERS’ JOURNAL 15TH FEBRUARY, 1926


The brewery in 1959


An assortment of views of the brewery


A view of the brewery site, March 2018. Courtesy Evelyn & Paul Williams