Incorporated 1897 as Hawkins and Parfitt South Berkshire Brewery Co Ltd upon amalgamation of Edward Parfitt, Atlas Brewery, Newbury, and Thomas Edward Hawkins and Co, West Mills Brewery, Newbury.
Acquired John Platt and Son, Manor Brewery, Hungerford, c 1900, and Westcombe and Sons, St Nicholas Brewery, Newbury, 1902. Acquired Blandy, Hawkins and Co, Castle Brewery, Bridge Street, Reading (possibly successors to Stephens' Mill Lane Brewery, later Willats and Blandy's Mill Lane Brewery), 1910.
Name changed to South Berkshire Brewery Ltd 1913.
Acquired by H and G Simonds 1920.
In voluntary liquidation 1936.
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