The Foresters Arms Collection

Stephen Magee shares a gallery of objects from the Foresters Arms pub in Holyhead that show us a glimpse of his family's role as proprietors and custodians, and the rich social life and historical role of the pub within the town.


Stephen Magee is a member of the family that were the proprietors of the former Foresters Arms pub in Holyhead, and a custodian of its history. Stephen shared photographs of an impressive family memorabilia collection once situated in the pub with Ports, Past and Present. The objects reveal the bustling central role of the Foresters Arms pub in the history of an equally busy nautical town.