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PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1828-

Lord Nelson

Closed ????

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 Kentish Gazette, 26 June 1838.

DEATH.

June 12, at Rochester, Mr. Richard Barnicott, landlord of the "Lord Nelson" public-house, aged 88.

 

From the Kentish Gazette, 23 June 1846.

DEATH.

Jenkins:- June 11, Mr J. Jenkins, landlord of the "Lord Nelson," public-house, Rochester.

 

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-June/38 dec'd Pigot's Directory 1832-34

JENKINS J Mr to 11/June/1846 dec'd

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+ Kelly's 1903

TAYLOR Charles 1911+ (age 51 in 1911Census)

BASSETT Harold W 1913+

https://pubwiki.co.uk/LordNelson.shtml

http://www.closedpubs.co.uk/lordnelson.html

 

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

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

Kelly's 1903From the Kelly's Directory 1903

CensusCensus

 

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