Thomas Buck

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Thomas Palmer Buck, Windmill Inn, Chapel Lane, Walton, Leicestershire.

Licensee Thomas Buck established a brewery at the Windmill Inn in 1886. He continued until 1900, when he moved to Lutterworth to take over Bannister's brewery. The pub was sold in the 1920s and was a Banks's pub until its closure in 1984. It became a private house.


The Windmill Inn:


Thomas Palmer Buck, George Street, Lutterworth, Leicestershire.

Originally established by Arthur Bannister. Buck moved from the Windmill, Walton by 1900.

Brewing ceased c.1926 but the firm continued as bottlers and brewer's agents until 1982. Four pubs sold 1945. Brewery demolished 1985 for Co-op superstore.

An assortment of images of the brewery