Pountain, Girardot & Forman Ltd
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Pountain, Girardot & Forman Ltd, Offices in Market Place, Derby, Derbyshire
Maltsters, wine and spirit merchants, and owners of a chain of pubs in the Derby area.
Before the Great War, they probably operated maltings in Wood Street, Nottingham Road, Great North Road and Garden Street, all in Derby.
Probably an amalgamation of Robert Foreman & Sons of 9 Corn Market and Curzon Street (recorded in 1855) and Girardot, Flinn & Co of Wood Street and Nottingham Road (recorded in 1881).
Amongst their pubs were:
- Black Swan, 49 Siddals Road, Derby. See Black Swan (Derby)
- Cambridge Hotel, 86 Dairy House Road, Derby. See Cambridge Hotel, Derby
- Cobden Arms, 45 Cobden Street, Derby. See Cobden Arms (Derby)
- Falstaff, 74 Silver Hill Road, Derby. See Falstaff Brewery Co
Taken over by Ind Coope Ltd in 1954.