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Albion Vaults

(also known as Albion)

12 Castle Foregate
Shrewsbury
SY1 2DJ

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Opening Times

11-Midnight Mon-Thu; 11-1am Fri & Sat; 11-Midnight Sun

Owner

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About the Pub

Conveniently placed for the railway station (literally across the road). Open plan but with several defined areas. In its early days the Albion was acquired by the Wrexham Brewery, before being an Ansells pub for many years. The pub sign is now a relic of the past. Burtonwood bought the pub when Ansells sold off their estate, then in 2005 Burtonwood stopped brewing and sold their pub estate to Marston's. One of the 15 pubs in the Branch area appearing in the 1974 Good Beer Guide (GBG). It was brief but here's what it said! "Ansells, Small friendly pub". It then threatened to become a GBG regular with several appearances at the end of that decade but has only appeared once since (in 1995).

New ownership by St Annes brewery of Lea Cross in June 2018. Normally two St Annes beers and three guest beers. A major renovation is planned to bring back accommodation and improve disabled facilities.

Regular Beers

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • St. Annes Lea Cross Dark
  • St. Annes Tumbledown Dick

Changing Beers

This pub serves 3 changing beers.

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Albion Vaults, Shrewsbury

Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    Cider and perry are available.

  • MemberDiscountScheme Member Discount Scheme

    5% weekday evenings.

Facilities

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • Games Traditional Pub Games
  • Smoking Smoking Area

    Small terrace at the rear.

  • SportsTV Sports TV

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Albion Vaults

12 Castle Foregate
Shrewsbury
SY1 2DJ

Sat Nav Reference

52.71209, -2.75037

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  • Accommodation Accommodation
  • Smoking Area Smoking Area
  • Wifi Wifi
  • Close to Railway Station Close to Railway Station
  • Close to Bus Routes Close to Bus Routes

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  • Real Ale Available Real Ale Available
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly
  • Pub Garden Pub Garden
  • Separate Bar Separate Bar
  • Traditional Pub Games Traditional Pub Games
  • Smoking Area Smoking Area
  • Live Music Live Music
  • Wifi Wifi
  • Close to Railway Station Close to Railway Station
  • Close to Bus Routes Close to Bus Routes

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  • Real Ale Available Real Ale Available
  • Real Fire Real Fire
  • Pub Garden Pub Garden
  • Accommodation Accommodation
  • Traditional Pub Games Traditional Pub Games
  • Real Cider Available Real Cider Available
  • Smoking Area Smoking Area
  • Live Music Live Music
  • Wifi Wifi
  • LocAle Accredited LocAle Accredited
  • Member Discount Scheme Member Discount Scheme
  • Close to Railway Station Close to Railway Station
  • Close to Bus Routes Close to Bus Routes

FeaturesClose

  • Real Ale Available Real Ale Available
  • Pub Garden Pub Garden
  • Accommodation Accommodation
  • Lunchtime Meals Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals Evening Meals
  • Real Cider Available Real Cider Available
  • Smoking Area Smoking Area
  • Restaurant Area Restaurant Area
  • Live Music Live Music
  • Close to Railway Station Close to Railway Station
  • Close to Bus Routes Close to Bus Routes

FeaturesClose

  • Real Ale Available Real Ale Available
  • Pub Garden Pub Garden
  • Lunchtime Meals Lunchtime Meals
  • Separate Bar Separate Bar
  • Traditional Pub Games Traditional Pub Games
  • Smoking Area Smoking Area
  • Function Room Function Room
  • Dog Friendly Dog Friendly
  • Live Music Live Music
  • Sports TV Sports TV
  • Close to Railway Station Close to Railway Station
  • Close to Bus Routes Close to Bus Routes
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