Now made available for the first time on Europeana, the National Brewery Heritage Trust (NBHT) image collection is available to license via the Europeana Food & Drink picture library.

The majority of the collection was originally used as a pictorial reference of the buildings owned by Hoare and Co. and the Charrington Brewery and on the back carried the exact address of the pub and often recorded the names of the landlords and their business activity. From the early 20th century up to the late 1960’s the images are a unique pictorial record which are of interest to professional image researchers, academics, and the many individuals who have ties to the pillar of the community that is better known as our ‘local pub’.

Over 3000 images were digitised by Heritage Assets and made available to the Europeana Food and Drink Picture Library for licensing.

See an edited selection here


scroll through all of the images here