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By Terry Garner

within the 12th century the abbots of Burton started to produce beer. The dissolution of the abbey within the 16th century observed resorts and alehouses seem, with many promoting beer brewed on-site. the 1st recognisable brewery used to be Benjamin Printon’s, which used to be demonstrated on Horninglow road round 1708. The Trent & Mersey Canal, inbuilt 1774/75, allowed extra growth to the undefined, however it used to be the arrival of the railway in 1839 that resulted in vast progress – by means of 1888 there have been thirty-one breweries utilising over 8,000 males and generating over three million barrels a year.

In this selection of photographs, neighborhood writer and historian Terry Garner illustrates the heritage of this recognized east Staffordshire city and gives a desirable perception into the various misplaced breweries that made Burton-on-Trent the brewing capital of the world.

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