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Sort file:- Chatham, December, 2018.

Page Updated:- Friday, 21 December, 2018.

PUB LIST PUBLIC HOUSES Paul Skelton

Earliest 1872-

Duke of Cambridge

Latest ????

24 Brook

Chatham

Duke of Cambridge 1930

Above photo circa 1930, kindly sent by Tony Smith.

 

The Pigot's Directory of 1872 indicated that the premises was operating under a Full license and was owned by James Budden of Chatham. James Budden was owner of a wine and spirit business before amalgamating with Biggs Brothers Steam brewery of Strood in 1897.

Ind Coope & Co Ltd purchased the pub from Budden & Biggs Brewery Ltd by conveyance and assignment dated 23 March 1931. At the same time they also purchased five cottages, 26, 28, 30 & 32, The Brook and 26 Fair Row.

 

LICENSEE LIST

PIPER W 1862+

PIPER Tamar Mrs 1872-74+ Licensing Records 1872

BUNYARD William 1879+

PIPER Mary A 1881-91+ (age 45 in 1881Census)

FULLINGER George Thomas 1903+

JEFFREY William Arthur 1911-22+ (age 30 in 1911Census)

LESTER G W 1930+

RIX Edwin R R 1938+

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