Cornish Brewery Co. Ltd

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An Ordnance Survey extract from 1906. "Reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland"
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Letterhead 1964
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Devenish Redruth K2 Bitter.jpg

Cornish Brewery Co. Ltd, Chapel Street, Redruth, Cornwall

Founded c.1792.

Registered February 1887 as the Redruth Brewery Co. Ltd to acquire the businesses of the Redruth Brewery Co. and W.C.Wickett of Penryn, see Sydney Hatch. 115 public houses.

Acquired by Devenish & Co. Ltd of Weymouth 1934 and name changed to Devenish Redruth Brewery Co. Ltd. 1960 and again as above September 1986.

Ceased brewing June 1991 but re-opened under new management. Ceased brewing 2004.

Some buildings remain. The site is being developed for other uses (2017).

Further details of the redevelopment - 1

Further details of the redevelopment - 2

The Redruth Brewery in 1977: courtesy Roy Denison

Images of the brewery:

Labels for some of the products of the brewery

Entry in the Trade Mark Registry

Registration No : 165,167
Description : Dog cart with beer driven by imp
Date of Application : 1/6/1892
Used Prior to 1870? : NO

Registration No : 165,699
Description : Eagle carrying man in basket giving beer to the moon
Date of Application : 30/6/1892
Used Prior to 1870? : NO

Registration No : 188,131
Description : Ruth TM for liquors and spirits
Date of Application : 12/06/1895
Used Prior to 1870? : NO

Registration No : 412,282
Description : Stout Label
Date of Application : 08/02/1921
Used Prior to 1870? : NO