DOVER KENT ARCHIVES

Page Updated:- Tuesday, 20 November, 2018.

PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1828-

Chequers

Latest 1878+

Bough Beech

Chiddingstone

Former Chequers

Above photo, date unknown by Darkstar.

 

Only reference I have to this public house at present is from the Pigot's Directory of 1828.

 

Kent & Sussex Courier 21 June 1878.

CHIDDINGSTONE. LICENSING.

At the Tonbridge Petty Sessions, on Tuesday, the license of the "Chequers" public-house, Bow Beach, Chiddingstone, was transferred from Mr. Richard Butcher to Mr. John Payne.

 

 

The pub closed, date unknown and was converted for residential use.

As the information is found or sent to me, including photographs, it will be shown here.

Thanks for your co-operation.

 

LICENSEE LIST

LARKINS Elizabeth 1828-32+ Pigot's Directory 1828-29Pigot's Directory 1832-34

WALLIS Mrs 1855-58+

BUTCHER Richard to June/1878

PAYNE John June/1878-1903+ (age 41 in 1881Census)

RALPH Alfred James 1913+

DREW Charles 1918+

STEVENS Arthur 1922+

STEVENS William 1930+

DODMAN Frederick H 1938+

http://pubshistory.com/Chequers.shtml

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

 

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

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

CensusCensus

http://theweald.org/P2.asp?PId=Cs.ChequI

 

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

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