Western Union Brewery – IA 171c

Western Union Brewery opened in 1880 and closed in 1891 it was open for 11 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. Western Union Brewery was located in Lyons, IA, which only had 3 breweries, so there are not many that that were producing breweriana items. Local collectors may pay a small premium over national or general collectors because of a lack of local items.

  • Address Information: West Main St between Spring & Prospect
  • Brewery Owner: Tritschler & Tiesse

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Breweries listed under Lyons, IA 171

Brewery IDBrewery NameStart DateEnd Date
IA 171aLyon Brewery18591866
IA 171bEagle Brewery18661880
IA 171cWestern Union Brewery18801891
IA 171dTritschler & Tiesse Malting Co. Brewery18911905

Breweries listed under Lyons, IA

Brewery IDBrewery NameStart DateEnd Date
IA 170aWestern Brewery18651880
IA 171aLyon Brewery18591866
IA 171.1aWestern Brewery18721883