The Anchor Inn

Salterforth Lane, Barnoldswick, Lancashire, BB18 5TT
01282 850055


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The Anchor Inn is a family run pub, set in a tranquil canal side location, with a large beer garden, and kids play area.

Good quality home cooked fayre, with a selection of local and International lagers and cask ales. Family and dog friendly, with a large carpark

The Anchor Inn is one of the oldest buildings in Salterforth, dating back to 1655, built on the pack horse way used by Salters & Drovers. 

Between 1770 & 1816 the Leeds Liverpool Canal was excavated & since the Traveller's Rest, as the hostelry was then known, was below the water line, a new inn was erected on top of the old one, and renamed The Canal Tavern. Due to dampness of the original building, built of limestone, stalagmites & stalactites grew in the cellar, & can still be viewed today.

The Inn as you see it today was renamed at the turn of the century The Anchor Inn

Opening hours:

Mon: Closed
Tue - Fri: 12:00 - 22:30
Sat - Sun: 09:00 - 22:30