DOVER KENT ARCHIVES

Sort file:- Chatham, December, 2018.

Page Updated:- Friday, 21 December, 2018.

PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1872-

(Name from)

Dove

Latest ????

2 Best Town

Chatham

Dove 1960s

Above photo, circa 1960s, kindly sent by Tony Smith.

 

The Licensing Records of 1872 state that the premises was operating as a Beerhouse and was owned by William James Wilkins of Cage Lane, Chatham. Previous to this is was knows as the "White Swan Tap."

 

LICENSEE LIST

CROOME Frederick 1872+ Licensing Records 1872

BOORMAN Edward 1891-1901+ (also foreman age 36 in 1891Census, cab driver in 1901Census)

BRUNT William 1903-13+ (age 59 in 1911Census)

YOUNG Ernest Victor 1938+

http://pubshistory.com/Dove.shtml

 

Licensing Records 1872Licensing Records 1872

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