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Thornes, Wakefield


Admiral Duncan:  100 Thornes Lane, Wakefield WF2 7QX


small 2 room pub dating from 1829, nestling under the famous 99 arch railway viaduct in what is now largely an industrial area; popularly known as the Admiral, a noted venue for live music - scratch bands

take winding Thornes Lane off A638 Doncaster Rd immediately after crossing Chantry Bridge, signed Thornes Industrial Area, hugs river then bears right. Otherwise access Thornes Lane from A636 via Thornes Park roundabout

BEERS : Beers from Theakstons and two from the Ossett range inc Yorkshire Blonde

OPENING TIMES : lunchtimes and evenings daily

cask marque accredited

quiet pub

family room

outside drinking area


lunchtime food

evening food

public bar

wheelchair friendly pub




Y, better from rear

real cider

camping within 1 mile

station within 1/2 mile

on a bus route - see numbers

bus route

has its own car park

lined glasses are used

pub games

the pub serves at least one real ale from a brewery less than 20 miles away




Telephone: (01924) 377043


The Pub's Website: n/a

Last Updated: 2012-11-28

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