DOVER KENT ARCHIVES
PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1828-

North Foreland

Latest ????

325 High Street

Rochester

North Foreland 2009

Above photo 2009 by N Chadwick Creative Commons Licence.

North Foreland sign 1970North Foreland sign 1991

Above sign left, 1970s, sign right, October 1991.

North Foreland sign 2010

Above sign 2010.

With thanks from Brian Curtis www.innsignsociety.com.

North Foreland 2017

Above Google image, June 2017.

 

Although address as Rochester, I am informed that the boundary was at one time part of Chatham.

 

Woodhams emblem

The coat of arms emblem shown above the door was the emblem of the Woodhams Brewery of Rochester.

 

Liverpool Daily Post 19 January 1867.

BURREN V BURREN AND WICKENDEN.

Mr. Inderwick appeared for the petitioner.

The petitioner is a beerhouse keeper at Rochester. He married the respondent in May, 1859, and they lived together until December, 1865. In that month the respondent left her house during an illness of the petitioner, and she has since lived with Wickenden, who is the captain of a coal brig, as his wife.

Decree nisi, with costs against the co-respondent.

 

Marriage of George Burren June Qtr. 1859 Medway District 2a 435 to either Catherine Pope or Sarah Tyler.

 

LICENSEE LIST

JOHNSON John 1828+ Pigot's Directory 1828-29

PECKHAM/PACKHAM Edward 1832-38+ Pigot's Directory 1832-34Wright's Topography 1838

MOORE James 1841+ (age 30 in 1841Census)

SPENCER William 1858+

PRENTIS James William 1861-62+ Next pub licensee had

BURREN George 1870-82+ (age 32 in 1871Census)

SMITH Walter 1887+

SMITH H Mrs 1891+

WEBB Ernest Walter 1901-13+

BARTLETT Alfred 1914-30 Next pub licensee had

http://www.pubshistory.com/NorthForeland.shtml

 

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

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

Wright's Topography 1838Wright's Topography 1838

CensusCensus

 

If anyone should have any further information, or indeed any pictures or photographs of the above licensed premises, please email:-

TOP Valid CSS Valid XTHML