Then & now: The changing shape of Cameron’s Lion Brewery

Cameron's Lion Brewery in 1985
Cameron's Lion Brewery in 1985

OUR main image shows one of Hartlepool’s landmark scenes nearly 30 years ago.

It is, of course, Camerons’ famous Lion Brewery, at Stranton, in 1985.

Now. How the Camerons Brewery looks today.

Now. How the Camerons Brewery looks today.

We wager motorists using the busy A689 road today wish it is as peaceful now as it seemed to be when the original picture was taken. That’s progress for you.

You can see the building has changed shape a bit during the years as production has increased, with giant tanks now dominating the site.

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