Pubs of Royal Leamington Spa - Two Centuries of History, Paperback Book

Pubs of Royal Leamington Spa - Two Centuries of History Paperback


Many books have been written about Leamington's history, but this one is unique - it is the first to document the history of its pubs.

The authors have painstakingly researched more than 200 years of history tracking back to a time in the late 1700s when the small village of Leamington Priors had around 300 residents and just 2 inns.

With more than 220 entries and 250 illustrations, this comprehensive work traces the number of co-existing pubs from just 2 to a peak of over 100 before the progressive decline to less than 60 at the end of 2013; opening/closing dates, licence listings and snippets of social history are also included.

Whether you are a serious historian, a nostalgic Leamingtonian with a hankering for the local pubs of bygone days or someone who will just enjoy checking out the photos over a quiet pint, this is the book for you.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 440 pages, 253 colour + b&w illustrations
  • Publisher: Brewin Books
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Local history
  • ISBN: 9781858585222



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