Overview: Newfoundland Brewery

Newfoundland Brewery Limited (1893-1962)

Location: Elizabeth Ave and Rennie’s River.

Brands: India Beer, India Pale Ale, and Irish Cream Porter.

What Happened: Taken over by Molson (1786-2005) Coors (1873-2005) Brewing Company (2005, USA/Canada).

India Pale Ale - 1954

India Pale Ale label circa 1954

India Beer - 1954

India Beer Label circa 1954

Irish Cream Porter - 1952

Irish Cream Porter label circa 1952

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3 responses to “Overview: Newfoundland Brewery

  1. JOHN NEUMEISTER

    LIVED IN NEWFOUNDLAND IN 1955 & 1956. MY FATHER WAS FRED NEUMEISTER. WENT TO SCHOOL AT ST. PATRICK’S HALL SCHOOL. JERRY FAGAN WAS THE BREWMASTER AT NEWFOUNDLAND BREWERY WHEN MY FATHER CAME BACK TO MARYLAND. MANY FOND MEMORIES OF THE AREA.

  2. Dan Norman

    I found an old bottle while snorkelling in Gambo Pond. Embossed on it was N. F. Brewery Ltd St John’s. The glass has a greenish tint so it must be old. Does anyone know how old it could be?

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