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Sort file:- Gravesend, October, 2019.

Page Updated:- Wednesday, 02 October, 2019.

PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1836

(Name from)

Mitre Hotel

Closed 1970

21 King Street

Gravesend

https://whatpub.com/mitre-tavern

Mitre Hotel

Above photo, date unknown.

Mitre Hotel 1930

Above photo 1930.

Mitre Hotel

Above photo, date unknown. Kindly supplied by John Hopperton.

Mitre Hotel 1971

 Above photo, circa 1971. Kindly supplied by John Hopperton.

Mitre Hotel location 2007

Above photo showing the location in June 2007.

 

King Street has also been known as St. Thomas Street and Pelican Row.

Originally known as the "Pelican and Punchbowl" from 1726 to 1795, then changing name to the "Duke of York" in that year, till 1836 when it changed again to the "Mitre."

In 1869-70 the pub was part of a consortium who were advertising their goods of selling tea in response to grocers' selling beer and wine. (Click for further details.)

Finally closing in 1970 and being demolished one year after in 1971 to make way for an estate agents and pawn-brokers.

 

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

Thanks for your co-operation. Every email is answered and all information referenced to the supplier.

This page will be updated as soon as further information is found.

 

LICENSEE LIST

GOODALE Charles1847-51+ (age 25 in 1851Census)

GARDNER Matthew 1851-55+ (age 37 in 1851Census)

GARDNER Emma 1858-82+ (age 43 in 1861Census)

WHIFFEN David 1891+

MOTT H 1913+

DAVIS Zillah Mrs 1922+

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

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

 

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