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PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1828-

Lord Nelson

Latest ????

139 (84) High Street (East Gate 1847)

Rochester

Former Lord Nelson

Above photo by Darkstar.

 

The address has also been given as East Gate, certainly before 1847. The pub was situated a few doors away from the "Golden Lion."

 

From the Maidstone and Kentish Journal, Monday, 28 May, 1866.

IN THE CITY OF ROCHESTER.

Messrs. Cobb will sell by auction, at the "Sun Hotel," Chatham, in the month of June, in one lot.

The valuable Freehold Public House, known as the "Lord Nelson," situate in the High Street, in the City of Rochester. It contains bar, bar-parlour, parlour, tap-room, washhouse, 10 bed-rooms, scullery, and stable, with two Cottages and large Garden in the rear.

Also, the House adjoining, containing shop, parlour, kitchen, three bed-rooms, and washhouse, &c.

It is held on Lease (which expires Michaelmas, 1866) by Messrs. Meux and Co.

Particulars may be had of Messrs. Fairfoot, Webb, and D'Aeth, Solicitors, 13, Clement's-inn, Strand, and of Messrs. Cobb, Surveyors and Land Agents, 26, Lincoln's-inn-fields, London, and Rochester, Kent.

 

LICENSEE LIST

SMITH John 1828+ Pigot's Directory 1828-29

BARNICOTT Richard 1832+ Pigot's Directory 1832-34

JENKINS Mary 1847+

HILLS John 1858+

MILLS George 1862+

WILLIS Frederick 1870+

OAKENFULL George 1874+

LIGHTERMAN Alfred Gee 1881+ (age 46 in 1881Census)

AYLETT John 1882+

COAST William Walter 1891+ (age 38 in 1891Census)

BEST Charles J 1903+

TAYLOR Charles 1911+

BASSETT Harold W 1913+

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Pigot's Directory 1828-29From the Pigot's Directory 1828-29

Pigot's Directory 1832-34From the Pigot's Directory 1832-33-34

CensusCensus

 

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