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Griffin Inn

(formerly Old Griffin Inn)

Lock Lane
Castleford
WF10 2LB

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Opening Times

Regular

MondayClosed
Tuesday2.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Wednesday2.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Thursday2.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Friday2.00 pm - 11.00 pm
SaturdayNoon - 11.00 pm
SundayNoon - 11.00 pm

Operator

Independent

About the Pub

Small traditional local near the Lock Lane Sports Centre on the Northern outskirts of the town, the pub is popular with the locals and visitors from the nearby canal. Ownership passed from Enterprise to private ownership with refurbishment completed January 2017.

Historic Interest

Richard Watson, born Kippax, was Licensee in 1822 of the Old Griffin Inn, Castleford New Bridge. He died Nov.1839; wife Dina Sandford of Boston,Linconshire died Oct. 1845; both interred Castleford Churchyard. Richard was reputed to be the publican/owner of both the 'Griffin' and the 'Keel' Inns at Castleford. He also ran Keels a type of vessel used in transport on the canal between Goole and Leeds.

Regular ales

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Changing ales

This pub serves 2 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Daleside --varies--
  • Durham --varies--
  • Pennine --varies--

Source: Regional

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Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    SeaCider.

  • LocAle LocAle Accredited

Facilities

  • Garden Garden

    Outdoor seating.

  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Events Events

    Quiz and Karaoke Sunday (see Facebook for details)

  • Games Traditional Pub Games
  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Last Sunday of every month and occasional Saturday.

  • RealFire Real Fire
  • SeparateBar Separate Bar
  • SportsTV Sports TV
  • WiFi Wifi

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Griffin Inn

Lock Lane
Castleford
WF10 2LB

Sat Nav Reference

53.731601, -1.352599

Transport

  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes
  • <Station Close to Railway Station

Nearby Bus Routes (50m)

Arriva: 163/166/167/168/175

Nearby Station (900m)

Castleford

Directions

10 minutes from town centre on A656

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Griffin Inn - Castleford

Griffin Inn

Lock Lane
Castleford
WF10 2LB

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Real Cider Available
  • LocAle Accredited
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Events
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Live Music
  • Real Fire
  • Separate Bar
  • Sports TV
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes
  • Close to Railway Station

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