The Black Swan
  • 1 Green Lane
    West Yorkshire
    WF4 4RE
When looking for Public Houses, Bars and Inns near to Wakefield, The Black Swan country pub is a great place to visit.

Call down to The Black Swan country pub at Overton for a fantastic, local pub welcome. Situated in Overton, the pub is ideally located just outside the city for a day out at a traditional country pub.

We always ensure you'll be greeted with a friendly pub welcome when you visit The Black Swan country pub at Overton. Whether your popping in for a drink for the first time or a regular in the pub you'll soon be enjoying the company of the regulars and visitors to the pub, locally known as the 'Mucky Duck'.



The pub dates back to the 1800's, when the village was known as Upper Shitlington and is mentioned in many local directories.


Your enjoyment at The Black Swan village pub will ensure, once you've tried our hospitality for the first time, you'll keep coming back - we have a wide range of ales available and various pub games can be enjoyed.


Ales available include,

    • Mucky Duck 5% - unique to The Black Swan
    • Guest beer - check at the bar


Pub games, including

    • Darts
    • Dominoes
    • Karaoke on request at the bar


Located between Flockton and Horbury Bridge the pub is in a fantastic location for a day out in the area, with local attractions including,

  • Midgeley Golf Course
  • The National Coal Mining Museum
  • Bretton Country Park and
  • Yorkshire Sculpture Park

call in for a drink at The Black Swan country pub after taking a long walk through or visiting some of the local attractions. Sit in the front beer garden and watch the world go by.


The pub is the home of the Denby Grange Cricket Club for local village cricket and village bowls and during the August Bank Holiday we are host to a vintage car rally.



Pub Opening Hours

Mon - Fri          2pm until close

Sat - Sun         12pm until close



Pat, Doug & Staff Welcome You

to The Black Swan Country Pub




Contact The Black Swan country pub at Overton, Wakefield on Wakefield 01924 272114 for further details of the facilities available at the great local Public House.


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