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Sort file:- Chatham, December, 2018.

Page Updated:- Friday, 21 December, 2018.

PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1858-

British Queen

Latest ????

330 High Street

Chatham

British Queen 1890

Above photo 1890.

british Queen inside 1963

Above photo, 1963, licensee, family and friends.

British Queen 1970s

Above photo, circa 1970s, kindly sent by Tony Smith.

330 High Street 2017

Above photo, circa 2017 by Darkstar showing 330 High Street.

 

The premises was operating under a Beer License in 1872 and was owned by Ralph James Fremlin of Maidstone.

Up to and including the 1881 census, the building was number 216.

 

A middle bronze age rapier of lozenge-shaped section was found in 1909 on the site of the "British Queen" Public House in Chatham High Street, at TQ 76246756 (Jessup 1933, 185).

 

LICENSEE LIST

BAKER John 1858+

ENGLISH William 1872-74+ Licensing Records 1872

ENGLISH Phillis 1881-82+ (widow age 37 in 1881Census)

STUPPLE Arthur 1891+ (age 38 in 1891Census)

HARPUM John 1913+

HOLLAND Henry Samuel 1930+

LARNDER Alfred James 1938+

http://pubshistory.com/BritishQueen.shtml

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

 

Licensing Records 1872Licensing Records 1872

CensusCensus

 

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

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