DOVER KENT ARCHIVES

Page Updated:- Tuesday, 20 November, 2018.

PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1780-

Cock

Latest 1954

(Name to)

39 High Street

Isle of Grain

Cock 1917

Above photo, 1917, kindly sent by Rory Kehoe.

Cock

Above postcard, date unknown.

 

Changed name to the "Cat and Cracker" in 1964.

 

Kentish Gazette, Wednesday 18 October 1780.

To be let, and entered upon immediately.

For the remainder of the several terms of years after mentioned.

The following farms, viz. A Farm, consisting of a small farmhouse, barn, and other out-buildings, and about 80 Acres of very good Upland, Arable, Meadow and Pasture (being the Upland part of a farm called Walland Farm, together with a public house called the "Cock Ale House," which premises are held by Lease for 21 years from Michaelmas, 1775, of which term 15 years will be unexpired at Michaelmas, 1780.

 

I have just added this pub to that list but your help is definitely needed regarding it's history.

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

Thanks for your co-operation.

 

LICENSEE LIST

SELLIS Samuel 1858+

OVERY Thomas Edward 1901+ (age 50 in 1901Census)

WARWOOD William James 1904+ Next pub licensee had

RADLEY & STROVER 1913+

STROVER William Henry 1922-38+

http://pubshistory.com/Cock.shtml

 

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