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Turner's of Ayr Beer Vessel

Period:
19th Century
Description:
This Turner's vessel for ale was found in a garden in Lochwinnoch. A.M. Turner took over the Newton Brewery in Main Street, Newton-on-Ayr in about 1880.  By 1914 Turner's Ayr and Newton breweries extended from this site over the river to Mill Street and South Harbour Street.  The firm also manufactured aerated waters.
Place of Production:
Ayr
Materials/Media:
glazed ceramic
Dimensions:
Height 359mm
Source:
Rozelle House Galleries
Accession number:
AYRRH:2001.0023
Digital Number:
SAPO002n
Copyright:
South Ayrshire Council