The Swan And Railway
Wigan, WN1 1NA

The Swan And Railway
Wigan, WN1 1NA

Cask Beers Available

Cask Beers Available

Abbeydale - Deception

Deception - 4.1%



4.1% abv

A pale beer, made with fabulous Nelson Sauvin hops. Aromas of elderflower and grapes. Strong citrus flavours, especially grapefruit. Long lasting bitter finish. Very refreshing and packed full of flavour.

Brew York - Tonkoko

Tonkoko - 4.3%


Brew York

4.3% abv

Tonka beans, hand-toasted coconut, Madagascan vanilla and Belgian sourced cacao nibs combine to make this one silky smooth and indulgent milk stout. Many have called it liquid Bounty! We built a custom infusion vessel to make this beer; we hope you think it was worth it!

Irwell Works - Costa del Salford

Costa del Salford - 4.1%

Costa del Salford

Irwell Works

4.1% abv

Brewed as a summer ale this beer is light in colour with bags of flavour.

Exmoor Ales - Gold

Gold - 4.5%


Exmoor Ales

4.5% abv

A yellow/golden best bitter with a good balance of malt and a fruity hop on the nose and on the palate. The sweetness follows through an ultimately more bitter finish.

Bank Top - Dark Mild

Dark Mild - 4%

Dark Mild

Bank Top

4% abv

A full bodied dark mild with a malt and roast aroma, rich mouthfeel and a complex taste including roast malt and liquorice.

Carlsberg Marston's - Bass Premium Ale

Bass Premium Ale - 4.4%

Bass Premium Ale

Carlsberg Marston's

4.4% abv

Draught Bass is still brewed to an original recipe using only the finest ingredients and the experience of generations. It is brewed with two strains of yeast to produce a complex nutty, malty taste with subtle hop undertones, which has widespread appeal to repertoire drinkers.

Ciders & Perries Available

Thistly Cross - Whisky Cask

Whisky Cask - 6.7%

Whisky Cask

Thistly Cross

6.7% abv

The perfect marriage between Scottish methods and Scotland's favourite craft cider. We use Glen Moray Distillery casks to give our cider its warming notes of oak, vanilla and honey.

Celtic Marches - Strawberry & Lime

Strawberry & Lime - 4%

Strawberry & Lime

Celtic Marches

4% abv

Gorgeous Strawberry & Lime Cider, limited edition for the summer 2018. Herefordshire Cider flavoured with strawberry and lime giving a fresh crushed strawberry nose and a finishing note of a subtle zing of lime.

Healeys - Flattler - Original

Flattler - Original - 6%

Flattler - Original


6% abv

Our famous Rattler Original without with fizz! It's still cloudy, it's still cyder and it definitely still bites! Slightly cloudy in character, it is a young, light, tremendously fruity and refreshing cyder with a distinctive bite.

Celtic Marches - Slack Alice

Slack Alice - 4.6%

Slack Alice

Celtic Marches

4.6% abv

A medium well-rounded yet a little tart 4.6% cider drier than Thundering Molly, still mellow with a very slight tart finish.

Coming Soon

Cumbrian Ales - Loweswater Gold

Loweswater Gold - 4.3%

Loweswater Gold

Cumbrian Ales

4.3% abv

A golden ale made with mainly lager malt and German hops producing a tropical fruit aroma and flavour. Mild bitterness combines beautifully with juicy malt.

Theakston - Best Bitter

Best Bitter - 3.8%

Best Bitter


3.8% abv

The definitive English Bitter. This fine golden-coloured beer has a full flavour that lingers pleasantly on the palate. With good bitter sweet balance, this beer has a subtle hop character described as citrus and spicy. It's a refreshing and very satisfying pint - noted for the aroma of its Fuggle hops and the dry hopping of Bramling Cross to add to its characteristic Theakston aroma.

Irwell Works - Steam Plate

Steam Plate - 4.3%

Steam Plate

Irwell Works

4.3% abv

A golden best bitter, a medium bitterness balanced with a slight sweetness. Amber malt provides a slight nutty flavour and New Zealand Wakatu hops give this bitter a pleasant aroma.

Wigan Brewhouse - Keep The Faith

Keep The Faith - 4%

Keep The Faith

Wigan Brewhouse

4% abv

American Pale Ale brewed with Pale and Vienna malts using American hops Willamette, Cascade and Simcoe. Pleasantly fruity with a fine hop bitterness. Hints of citrus, berry and passion fruit combine with a herbal and pine scent from an additional Simcoe and Cascade dry hop.

Abbeydale - Heathen

Heathen - 4.1%



4.1% abv

This wonderfully refreshing pale session beer showcases the marvellous Mosaic hops from America. Bursting with tropical fruit flavours and a pleasant citrus bitterness. Just in case there wasn't enough in the initial brew, we have dry hopped with even more Mosaic for good measure!

Wigan Brewhouse - California

California - 3.8%


Wigan Brewhouse

3.8% abv

A well balanced, straw coloured ale with floral and citrus aromas.

Wigan Brewhouse - Vulcan

Vulcan - 4%


Wigan Brewhouse

4% abv

This is the last in the British Experimental Hop series named after famous British Aircraft. A golden ale brewed with Experimental British Hop CF184 with aromas of lemon, pine and melon.

Exmoor Ales - Wicked Wolf

Wicked Wolf - 4.2%

Wicked Wolf

Exmoor Ales

4.2% abv

This straw-golden beer is brewed with the addition of juniper berries, providing aromatic gin-like botanical notes which combine with a gentle spiciness, floral hoppiness and citrus notes, resulting in a dry, slightly fruity finish.

Cumbrian Ales - Esthwaite Bitter

Esthwaite Bitter - 3.8%

Esthwaite Bitter

Cumbrian Ales

3.8% abv

Delicious amber bitter with a distinctive flavour from the combination of malts and American Cascade hops.

Exmoor Ales - Pale

Pale - 4.2%


Exmoor Ales

4.2% abv

Seasonal cask ale, bittersweet juicy citrus hop notes, hints of biscuity malt. Finishes crisp and refreshing.

Wye Valley - HPA

HPA - 4%


Wye Valley

4% abv

Pale, hoppy, malty brew with a hint of sweetness before a dry finish.

Wigan Brewhouse - Old Boston

Old Boston - 4.4%

Old Boston

Wigan Brewhouse

4.4% abv

Dark and rich porter with roasted malt flavours and sweet plum on the nose.

Exmoor Ales - Buzz

Buzz - 4.6%


Exmoor Ales

4.6% abv

This carefully crafted dark amber ale combines a wonderfully rich malt profile with the delicate floral notes from infused blossom honey. Hops: East Kent Goldings.

Exmoor Ales - Ale

Ale - 3.8%


Exmoor Ales

3.8% abv

Pale brown beer with a malty aroma, a full dry taste and a malty bitter finish.

Wigan Brewhouse - Tornado

Tornado - 4.1%


Wigan Brewhouse

4.1% abv

Golden ale brewed with British experimental hop CF 182 with light floral and sticky orange aromas.


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