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Aetna Brewing Co. of Hartford, Connecticut, USA

Dates Trade Name Historic Address
1865 - 1879 Charles Herold Brewery 52/62 Bellevue Street
1879 - 1896 Herold Capitol Brewing Co. 52/62 Bellevue Street
1896 - 1900 Columbia Brewing Co. 52/62 Bellevue Street
1900 - 1920 Aetna Brewing Co. 52/62 Bellevue Street & 537-549 Windsor Street
1933 - 1939 Aetna Brewing Company 130 Bellevue Street
1939 - 1947 Dover Brewing Company 130 Bellevue St. & 529 Windsor Street
  • The Fate of the Brewery building is unknown
  • U-Permit Number :   CONN-U-106
  • L-permit Number :   L-86

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16th March 1835    

Today is a good day to remember Charles Herold, the man who founded the Aetna Brewery in Hartford Connecticut. His actual birthdate in 1835 is lost to history but lets celebrate it today. He was bo... View More

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14th January 1857    

John B. Nierendorf, future vice-president of the Aetna Brewing Co. of Hartford, Connecticut was born in Bonna Germany

1865     FoundedCharles Herold Brewery52/62 Bellevue Street

1879     Herold Capitol Brewing Co.52/62 Bellevue Street

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1880    

1896     Columbia Brewing Co.52/62 Bellevue Street

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1900    

1900     Aetna Brewing Co.52/62 Bellevue Street & 537-549 Windsor Street

Products

Brilliant Ale
1900-1920
Special Dinner Ale
1900-1920
Wiener Beer
1900-1920
XXX Porter
1900-1920
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1900 - 1920
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1933     Aetna Brewing Company130 Bellevue Street

Products

Aetna Special Dinner Ale
1933-1936
Bock Beer
1933-1939
Canada's Pride Beer
1939-1939
Canada's Pride Ale
1933-1939
Frank Jones Ales
1933-1939
Hartco Druggist Special Ale
1933-1936
Hartco Druggist Special Brew
1933-1934
Laurel Ale
1933-1939
Lord Kitchener Ale
1933-1936
Old Brewster Brew
1933-1936
Sully's Brew
1933-1936
1937Capacity 60000 Barrels

1939     Dover Brewing Company130 Bellevue St. & 529 Windsor Street

Products

Bock Beer
1939-1947
Canada's Pride Ale
1939-1947
Canada's Pride Beer
1939-1947
Dover Ale
1939-1947
Dover Beer
1939-1947
Gra-Rock Perfection Ale
1939-1947
Laurel Ale
1939-1947
Laurel Beer
1939-1947
Norwich Ale
1939-1947
Norwich Beer
1939-1947
Old Crown Ale
1939-1947
Traum Custom Brewed Beer
1939-1947

1947 ClosedDover Brewing Company