Fly Boat Hotel, Colne Street, Aspley

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  • also known as: Flyboat Inn
  • location: corner of Colne Street, Aspley
  • status: still exists but now under a different use
  • category: public house, beerhouse, inn, etc.
  • notes: was "The Flyboat" but seemingly closed in 2012 and was converted to student accommodation

The premises was acquired by Halifax brewery Thomas Ramsdens & Sons (Stone Trough Brewery) in November 1932. The brewery successfully objected to the licence being cancelled on the grounds of redundancy at the Brewster Sessions of 1934.

Historic England Listing

  • Grade II
  • first listed 29 September 1978
  • listing entry number 1134292

COLNE STREET (East Side). The Fly Boat Public House. Mid C19. Ashlar. Hipped stone slate roof. 2 storeys. Continuous 1st floor sill. Rounded corner. 5 ranges of sashes to west side, one to south side. 2 doors, one with 4 fielded panels.