McGowan City Brewery – NY 543e

McGowan City Brewery opened in 1934 and closed in 1934 it was open for 0 years. Breweries that started up right after Prohibition was repealed, up to around the 1950s are the last group that represent highly collectible and valuable Breweriana for the most part. The period after Prohibition was when cans became popular so some of the rarest and most desirable cans come from this period. For cans to be very valuable they need to be rare, and in very good condition in most cases. McGowan City Brewery was in an active brewing city. Orangetown, NY was listed as having 7 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.

  • Other Notes: Brewery was licensed, but never actually brewed alcoholic beverages

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Breweries listed under Orangetown, NY 543

Brewery IDBrewery NameStart DateEnd Date
NY 543aWaful & Millot Brewery18751877
NY 543bJohn B. Millot Brewery18771903
NY 543cMcGowan City Brewery19031904
NY 543dGreenway Brewery19151915
NY 543eMcGowan City Brewery19341934
NY 543fOswego Brewing Co.19361938

Breweries listed under Orangetown, NY

Brewery IDBrewery NameStart DateEnd Date
NY 537Dorsch & Herterich Brewery18741875
NY 538aThomas Hinds Brewery18101837
NY 539aAlexander BreweryUnknown1855
NY 540aMcGowan Brewing Co.18991903
NY 541aNacey & Flanigan Brewery18961898
NY 542aOswego German Brewing Co.18781882
NY 543aWaful & Millot Brewery18751877