Pub signs could also be an art expression. Web site waymarking.com was dedicated to finding these traditional pub signs. We are sharing with you 15 best signs in our choice. Enjoy!
Overdraught - Park Street, Hertfordshire, UK.
A jokey name and two signs for the price of one.
Bushel and Strike - Ashwell, Hertfordshire UK
An typical old village style public house opposite the church at Ashwell, Herts.
Black Boy - Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, UK.
Slavery is no longer acceptable to portray on a pub sign. It seems that child labour is though.
Fox and Hounds - Harlestone Road, Lower Harlestone, Northamptonshire, UK
This popular pub has a popular name with an all too popular sign.
Nutshell - The Traverse, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, UK.
This is about as descriptive as a pub name could possibly be.
Bushel - St John's Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, UK.
Here we have a pub sign with a proper beery name.
The Royal Oak - High Street, Houghton Conquest, Bedfordshire, UK
This pub sign shows a Royalist hiding in an oak tree. It is the sign of The Royal Oak at Houghton Conquest.
Winchester Arms - Taunton, Somerset, UK
A traditional public house in the centre of Taunton.
The Bull - High Road, Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, UK
One of the oldest name s for a pub in the UK, and not necessarily one with agricultural roots.
Railway - Park Road, Spofforth, Yorkshire, UK.
A straightforward reference to the railway that used to run behind the pub here.
Golden Fleece - Queen Street, London, UK
The Golden Fleece in Queen Street in the City of London.
Green Man - Scotgate, Stamford, Lincolnshire, UK.
This sign portrays The Green Man as a woodland inhabitant. Is he an outlaw?
Brewery Tap, Park Street, Luton, Beds, UK.
In the old days, the very freshest beer would have been available at the brewery tap.
The Three Tuns - High Street, Arlesey, Beds, UK.
Three tuns is a huge amount of beer.
The Black Lion, Derwenlas, Ceredigion, Wales, UK
The black lion pub is a Inn in Derwenlas a few miles south of Machynlleth, but in Ceredigion.