Shipstone & Sons Ltd

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Messrs. J. Shipstone & Sons’, Ltd., New (Star) Brewery, New Basford, Nottingham. Brewers’ Journal 15th January 1900
An advert from 1925
Letter 1953
Letterhead 1977
Shipstones 28.jpg
Strong Ale label
1967 Foden Flatbed

James Shipstone & Sons Ltd, Star Brewery, New Basford, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Founded by James Shipstone 1852. Registered February 1891. The brewhouse was built in about 1900 to the designs of architect William Bradford.

Acquired by Greenall Whitley & Co. Ltd. 1978 with 280 houses and closed 1990.

Most buildings remain, in use as an auction house.


Views of the brewery:


The brewery in 1987:


The brewery in 2005:


The brewery in July 2011:


The brewery in 2012:


Ivor Thirst!


Nottingham Forest 1959: