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New Pot 'Oil

(formerly Malt Shovel/ Pot Oil/ Potovens)

Wrenthorpe Road

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 11.30 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.30 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.30 pm
ThursdayMidday - Midnight
FridayMidday - Midnight
SaturdayMidday - Midnight
SundayMidday - Midnight


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About the Pub

The area is called "Wrenthorpe alias Pot Ovens" on an 1822 map -some 40 years after the last potters left the locality; pub built as Malt Shovel 1860s rebuilt 1899, called the Pot 'Oil from 1970s to 1988, then The Potovens until 1991. Blue Plaque commemorates local pottery industry.

Historic Interest

Blue Plaque re. pottery.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Ossett Yorkshire Blonde
  • Tetley Bitter

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 2 changing beers.

Source: Regional

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New Pot 'Oil, Wrenthorpe


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • CaskMarque Cask Marque Accredited


  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals

    Thai see below.

  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Events Events

    Quiz Nights.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Pool, darts.

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    New bands Mon. open mic Tue, karaoke Fri.

  • Restaurant Restaurant Area

    Chon Tong Thai Food eat in or takeaway.

  • SportsTV Sports TV

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New Pot 'Oil

Wrenthorpe Road

Sat Nav Reference

53.698384, -1.525362


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Nearby Bus Routes (50m)

Arriva: 101/103/481


From M1 J41 reached via A650, Bradford Road then Wrenthorpe Road

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