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of Albion Brewery of Burton on Trent
1834 John Marston established J. Marston and Son at the Horninglow Brewery, Burton upon Trent.
1890s Acquisitions in Burton, Hinckley and Coventry expanded the estate.
1905 Amalgamated with Sydney Evershed to become Marston, Thompson & Evershed.
Also see Marston and Co (Brewers)
1920s-60s Further acquisitions in Shropshire, Stoke, Cumbria, Worcester, Winchester, Macclesfield and Manchester.
1981 Registered as a public limited company
1984 Marston's purchased Border Breweries (Wrexham) Ltd.
1999 Acquired by Wolverhampton and Dudley Breweries plc
2005 Began brewing Bass draught at Albion Brewery
2008 Acquired Ryland Thompson Ltd