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Wrexham Lager Beer Co

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1929. British Industries Fair catalogue.

of Wrexham, North Wales. Telephone: Wrexham 8. Cables: "Lager, Wrexham"

1882 The Wrexham Lager Beer Co was founded way back by German immigrants who tried to recreate their native drink in their new home in Wales.

1929 British Industries Fair Advert for Lager Beer - Light Pilesner, Dark Munich. Lager Beer specialists of 46 years standing, with an International reputation. Pioneers of Lager Beer brewing in the United Kingdom. (Foodstuffs etc. Section - Stand No. L.82)

1949 The company was bought by Ind Coope.

Ind Coope eventually merged with Ansells and Tetley Walker to become Allied Breweries.

1992 Allied merged with Carlsberg who ran the brewery for a few years.

2000 The brewery closed.

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