Columbia Breweries Inc. Brewery – WA 89b

Columbia Breweries Inc. Brewery opened in 1933 and closed in 1953 it was open for 20 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. This listing was active during Prohibition which makes it an oddity. Some breweries were able to stay in business by producing "near-beer" which was very low alcohol, some switched over to bottling sodas or other beverages, some became Ice-houses or other related businesses. Columbia Breweries Inc. Brewery was in an active brewing city. Tacoma, WA 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.

  • Other Notes: Produced malt beverages during Prohibition, L

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Breweries listed under Tacoma, WA 89

Brewery IDBrewery NameStart DateEnd Date
WA 89aColumbia Brewing Co19001915
WA 89bColumbia Breweries Inc. Brewery19331953
WA 89cHeidelberg Brewing Co.19531958
WA 89dCarling Brewing Co. Inc.19581975
WA 89eCarling National Breweries Brewery19751979
WA 89fHeidelberg Brewery19791979

Breweries listed under Tacoma, WA

Brewery IDBrewery NameStart DateEnd Date
WA 89aColumbia Brewing Co19001915
WA 90aNew Tacoma Brewery18841888
WA 91aWashington Brewery19031904
WA 92aPuget Sound Brewery18881891
WA 93Independent Ice Co. Inc Brewery19401940
WA 94Christopher Kopp Brewery19041904
WA 95aDiedrich Stegmann Brewery18841886
WA 96aFrederick Neitzel Tacoma Brewery & Saloon18841887
WA 97aNorthwest Brewing Co. Inc.19341936