In Pictures: 10 of the oldest pubs in Birmingham still standing today in chronological order

Birmingham’s full of brilliant, ancient pubs!

Birmingham is home to a swathe of interesting pubs - from the more underground indie joints to the traditional old-school pub - but have you ever wondered what the oldest pubs in the city are?

Pubs have always been an important part of our culture, offering a shared home for communities to come together. There are so many great venues across the city, you’re never short of somewhere really great to enjoy a drink or two.

There’s plenty of boozers in Brum that have a storied history dating back decades - but there’s also a few which have a heritage dating back literally centuries.

In this story we wanted to look back at these historic pubs and their heritage, and how they survived for so long in our fair city. These are the 10 oldest watering-holes in Birmingham listed in chronological order:

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