Shire Horses

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Thwaites Brewery - History - Shire Horses
... throughout the 19th Century was the clattering of horses hooves along the cobbled streets ... The majority of these were work horses ... Stable lads would lead the Thwaites horses out of the stables in Syke Street, across the road (until the end of the 19th century when the stables moved to the brewery site) and into the ...

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