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Forty Two

(formerly Carpenters Arms)

22 Bank Street

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - Midnight
TuesdayMidday - Midnight
WednesdayMidday - Midnight
ThursdayMidday - Midnight
FridayMidday - 1.00 am
SaturdayMidday - 1.00 am
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm

Meal Times

12 - 9.30 Mon - Sat
12 - 7 Sun

About the Pub

In 1822 as the Carpenters Arms it was brewing its own ale as did most pubs back then. Recently taken on by the proprietors of the Bistro Forty Two in neighbouring Horbury and building a reputation for food. Far and away the most stylish real ale outlet in the town centre.

Historic Interest

Records back to 1822.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Ossett --varies--
  • Timothy Taylor Landlord

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Forty Two, Ossett


  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • LocAle LocAle Accredited


  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals

    Food served from 12 noon.

  • EveningMeals Evening Meals

    Food served until 9:30pm (7:00pm Sundays)

  • Garden Pub Garden


  • Restaurant Restaurant Area

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Forty Two

22 Bank Street

Sat Nav Reference

53.6791, -1.58049


  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes

Nearby Bus Routes (150m)

Bus station (a short walk)


Within a courtyard on the main pedestrian precinct

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