French Brewery – IN 41a

French Brewery opened in 1862 and closed in 1893 it was open for 31 years. Items from breweries of this age tend to be more common and less valuable than some breweries. Early items can still be valuable as can rarer types of items. As a Pre-Prohibition Brewery, any advertising items or collectibles are likely to be valuable and desirable to collectors as they tend to be hard to find. French Brewery was in an active brewing city. Fort Wayne, IN was listed as having 9 breweries, which is quite a few. Sometimes a large number of breweries can lead to an active collecting community that will be willing to pay more for breweriana items than other collectors.

  • Address Information: Spy Run Ave
  • Brewery Owner: Charles L. Centlivre

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Breweries listed under Fort Wayne, IN 41

Brewery IDBrewery NameStart DateEnd Date
IN 41aFrench Brewery18621893
IN 41b C. L. Centlivre Brewing Co.18931918
IN 41cCentlivre Brewing Corp.19331961
IN 41dOld Crown Brewing Corp.19611973

Breweries listed under Fort Wayne, IN

Brewery IDBrewery NameStart DateEnd Date
IN 39aHerman Berghoff Brewing Co.18871899
IN 40aBerghoff Bros. Brewery Inc.19341934
IN 41aFrench Brewery18621893
IN 42aCertia & Rankert Brewery1874c1877
IN 43L. J. Horning Brewery18791879
IN 44Henry Hubach Brewery18741875
IN 45Fred Kley Breweryc1874Unknown
IN 46Linker Hey & Co. Brewery18741882
IN 47J. M. Reidmiller Brewery18741875