W. Eagle Porter

Business Type: Bottling Company

Years of Operation: 1845 to 1866

Location: Canal, Vestry & Varick Streets, Manhattan

Description: William Eagle was listed as a bottler of porter, ale, soda, mineral water & cider. Eagle’s business operated in Lower Manhattan with “Canal St.” embossed on their beer bottles.

Teal, squat style blob top w/ iron pontil. Embossed “W. Eagle, Canal St. NY”
Reverse embossed “Philadelphia Porter”
Another variation of the W. Eagle bottle. The same as the first example except the year is embossed “1860”